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Woven ring

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KIV 403

Dimensions

Overall: 3.4 cm (1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1409

Medium or Technique

Leather

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes

Woven ring and two small fragments woven sheet, for fastening gown?

Provenance

From Kerma, KIV 403. December 1913: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