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Leather cord

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Leather cord, twisted, in two different sizes. Many segments intact.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KN 152, 5x. 1916: 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, Early Kerma, 2400–2050 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameters: 0.6, 0.3 cm

Accession Number

16-4-1443

Medium or Technique

Leather

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cordage