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Bone implement

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KIII Hall A

Dimensions

Overall: 5.4 cm (2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5734

Medium or Technique

Bone or ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

One bone implement in three pieces. See Eg.Inv.3754 for possible fragments.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KIII Hall A. 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