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Small fragment of a headrest

One small, undecorated fragment of a headrest

Provenance

From Kerma, K1622, debris. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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)

Dimensions

Length X Width: 24 x 4 cm (9 7/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1280

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture