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Cloth fragment

One small piece of brown, coarse, woven cloth.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 18. 1921: 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

Nubian, Meroitic Period, reign of Amanikhatashan, A.D. 62–85

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. N.), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x width (folded): 6.5 x 3.5 cm (2 9/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21-3-684c

Medium or Technique

Cloth

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains