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Woven giraffe hair (?) fabric

Conical cap like object, nearly complete. Of giraffe (?) hair woven in fancy pattern.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Kerma - K. 308, December 1913.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma,

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

20.1411

Medium or Technique

Giraffe hair?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Textiles