Chisel

Nubian
Napatan Period
568–542 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. S.), Tomb 32

Dimensions

1.7 x 10.5 cm (11/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.12030

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Woodworking and stoneworking

One chisel.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. S.), Tomb 32. 1921: 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