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Awl

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KB-21-17?

Dimensions

Overall: 1.9 x 12.5 cm (3/4 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1582

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Register says redware pottery?

Provenance

From Kerma KB-21-17?. March 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