Wooden cutting board(?)

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus III, 4

Dimensions

Length x width: 28.4 x 7.1 cm (11 3/16 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1345

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Wooden board with marks that indicate it may have been used as a cutting surface.

Provenance

From Kerma, tumulus III, 4. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition