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Cosmetic matter fragments

Cosmetic (?) - small amount of gray powdery material. Also found but not recorded under this number is a small amount of blue faience ring beads.


From Nubia, Kerma, 443 #4. 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

Nubian, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)


Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Unclassified cosmetic material


The Ancient World


Unclassifiable objects, Fragments