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Door socket

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Door socket. Bronze socket set in stone with cement.

Provenance

From Kumma, Temple K, Room A North door, base East side (per publication and Object Register; object has "Room B" written on it). 1924: 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,

Findspot

Kumma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 6.5 x 12 x 12.3 cm (2 9/16 x 4 3/4 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2263

Medium or Technique

Black granite and bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements