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U shaped at one end, splayed at the other. Slender in middle.

Provenance

From Kerma, KB21x. 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

Nubian, Middle Kerma, 2050–1700 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 21.4 x 0.7 cm (8 7/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1651

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown