Small fragment of a headrest

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1622, debris

Dimensions

Length X Width: 24 x 4 cm (9 7/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1280

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

One small, undecorated fragment of a headrest

Provenance

From Kerma, K1622, debris. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition