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Resin

About 15 chunks of resin, mud and organic matter also present. (Res. 1920, 505)

Provenance

From Nubia KXXXV, K3500. 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 19 : 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.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

4.0 cm (1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1401

Medium or Technique

Resin

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains