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Chisel

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Amani–natake–lebte
538–519 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 10, room B

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 10.1 x 1.3 x 0.9 cm (4 x 1/2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-45

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Woodworking and stoneworking

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 10 (Amani-natake-lebte), room B. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition