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Awl

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1063:7

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 11.5 cm (1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.4184

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Provenance

From Kerma, K1063:7. 1912-13: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition