Bolt or nail

Nubian
Meroitic Period; reign of Akinidad
84–69 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR II

Dimensions

2.7 x 1.5 cm

Accession Number

16-2-158

Medium or Technique

Iron

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

3 fragments, complete, rust in lines like wood grain

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR II; 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