Bronze instrument

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
743–698 B.C.


Object Place: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Tomb 134

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 0.074

Accession Number

24.953

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Bronze. Curving handle. Hole near butt. Tip missing.

Provenance

From Meroe, Tomb S 134. Feb. 1921: 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