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Vegetable matter fragments

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, K 1620/3

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 2.2 x 5.2 x 2.6 cm (7/8 x 2 1/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

14.1255

Medium or Technique

Vegetable matter

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Vegetable matter. Light drab in color and greasy. Found inside pot #3.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1620/3. 1914: 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