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Twisted wire with fragments of ostrich egg, pottery and alabaster.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, Tell I, trench 2, room H, mouth. 1913: 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x width: 6.3 x 3.0 cm (2 1/2 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

Su.88

Medium or Technique

Copper/bronze?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments