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Ostrich feather fan

Very bad condition, feather fan, badly decayed.

Provenance

From Kerma, K 427:4. December 1913: 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

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.1406

Medium or Technique

Feathers

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Personal accessories