Bronze nail and bronze nail fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Nasakhma or Malowiebamani
468–435 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXXI, room B

Dimensions

Length: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

18-3-141

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

One complete bronze nail and a fragment of another bronze nail.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXXI (Saka'aye), room B. 1918: 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