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Vegetable matter fragments

Vegetable matter. Light drab in color and greasy. Found inside pot #3.


From Nubia, Kerma, 1620/3. 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, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)


Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)


Height x width x thickness: 2.2 x 5.2 x 2.6 cm (7/8 x 2 1/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Vegetable matter


The Ancient World


Unclassifiable objects, Fragments