String pot net

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Kerma, Nubia (Sudan), KM41, Debris

Accession Number

15-2-401

Medium or Technique

Woven String

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Textiles

Pot net made of knotted fine string, colored red, sections intact.

Provenance

From Nubia KM41, debris. 1915 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 19 : assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition