Late Middle Kingdom to early New Kingdom
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III, corridor
Height x width: 18.6 x 9.5 cm (7 5/16 x 3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The handle-shaft of this mirror is decorated with a braid pattern topped with a stylized emblem of the goddess Hathor, flanked by two uraei.
From Kerma, K III, sacrificial corridor. 1914: 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: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition