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Six palm ornaments and eight miscellaneous fragments. Field #: 14-2-748. Publication Book: pg. 279 #41, Description is "row of five short thick bush pieces above the two strips, center piece, made up of elongated triangular piece."

Provenance

From Kerma, K XIV, K 1400B x (30), February 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

Nubia, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Sudan (Nubia)

Object Place

Sudan (Nubia)

Dimensions

Length: 5.0 cm (1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1752

Medium or Technique

Mica

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes