about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KX-B 170
Overall: 3 x 4 x 2.5 cm (1 3/16 x 1 9/16 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Spherical mass showing traces of hair, bound with a twisted cord, and three pieces of woven leather thong, rolled to form thong.
From Kerma, KX-B 170. March 191:. 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