Copper band fragments
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus XB:303
Height x length: 2.2 x 8.2 cm (7/8 x 3 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Copper plate with a row of very small nails (tacks) down the center - once attached to a slightly rounded peice of wood. Very corroded.
From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, Tumulus XB:303. 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