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Net fragment

Fragment of a net made of leather thongs, split and threaded in diamond meshes. Green.

Provenance

From Kerma, K 317-3. January 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.1414

Medium or Technique

Leather

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment