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Bone awl

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KIII st.4

Dimensions

Overall: 13.5 x 2 cm (5 5/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5742

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

One bone awl.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KIII st.4. 1913: 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