Leather cord

Nubian
Early Kerma
2400–2050 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KN 152, 5x

Dimensions

Diameters: 0.6, 0.3 cm

Accession Number

16-4-1443

Medium or Technique

Leather

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cordage

Leather cord, twisted, in two different sizes. Many segments intact.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KN 152, 5x. 1916: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition