about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus 10, K1082
Height x length: 3.6 x 4.3 cm (1 7/16 x 1 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One band of thin ribband. Apparently from a staff or bowl. Ends of ribband held together by six copper tacks which penetrated in wood.
From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus 10, 1082. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition