Sheet copper

Nubian
Early Kerma
2400–2050 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KN 189X

Accession Number

16-4-1605

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Sheet copper wrapped around and nailed on wood.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. KN 189X. 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