Legs of a folding stool
about 2050–1700 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, K 1053
Legacy dimension: .280 Length:
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Four wooden legs from a stool. Flaring at the top and bottom, with carved bands in the middle.
3 boxes of leather hide strips for the seat are stored.
From Nubia, Kerma, southern cemetery, K X, K1053. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date: December 4, 1913)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition