Bronze rivet

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Kerma, Nubia (Sudan), K4100

Dimensions

0.7 x 0.3 x 3.7 cm (1/4 x 1/8 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1641

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements

Long and thin bronze rivet. Square in cross section. (Box labeled KIV, later label reads KIX)

Provenance

From Nubia K4100. 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 19 : assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition