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Bone awl

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K455x

Accession Number

20.1596

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Two fragments of a bone awl.

Provenance

From Kerma, K455x. 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