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Sandal straps

Four sandal straps stained in red (color flaking off); Only one in perfect condition, rest in fragments.

Provenance

From Nubia: Kerma, Tomb K 1805:67. 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, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Longest piece: 7 cm

Accession Number

14.1113

Medium or Technique

Leather

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes