Awl

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, LIV, K5407

Dimensions

Length: 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-2-471

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Woodworking and stoneworking

Awl without a handle.

Provenance

From Kerma, LIV, K5407. 1915: 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