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Kilt fragments

Leather kilt or skirt ornamented with beadwork; in two boxes; waiting for conservation.

Provenance

From Kerma, KN 157. 1916: 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, Early Kerma, about 2400–2050 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

16-4-1467

Medium or Technique

Leather

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes