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Bronze implements

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Senkamanisken
643–623 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid III, chapel debris

Dimensions

Length x thickness: 3 x 0.2 cm (1 3/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-12-236

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Two bronze objects, possibly small chisels.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 3 (tomb of Senkamanisken), chapel debris. 1916: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition