Copper fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Kerma, Nubia (Sudan), KXVI, 1600-C

Dimensions

0.3 x 6.2 cm (1/8 x 2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1431

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Possibly body of nail? One prong from scissor like instrument?

Provenance

From Nubia KXVI, 1600-C . 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