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Twisted cord

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt

Accession Number

20.1415

Medium or Technique

Cord

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Coiled mass of twisted cord, the strands about .003 in diameter.

Provenance

From Kerma, January 1914. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Sudanese government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition