Wooden piece

Nubian
Middle Kerma
2050–1700 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KB21x

Dimensions

Overall: 21.4 x 0.7 cm (8 7/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1651

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

U shaped at one end, splayed at the other. Slender in middle.

Provenance

From Kerma, KB21x. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition