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Wooden pieces

13 sections of wood, rectangular.

Provenance

From Kerma, K331x. 1914: 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)

Dimensions

Overall: 21.4 x 0.7 cm (8 7/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1421

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown