Flat woven thong
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KX-B 142
Overall: 2.5 x 0.1 x 20 cm (1 x 1/16 x 7 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Flat strip/band of woven leather. In two pieces with three fragments of woven leather belt.
From Kerma, KX-B 142. March 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition