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Cloth

Made of woven giraffe hair? Two bands of light yellow material woven in. From a conical shaped object; possibly a cap.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Kerma, December 1913.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma,

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

20.1410

Medium or Technique

Giraffe hair?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Textiles