about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KXVI, 1620
Length: 7.9 cm (3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Long, thin copper needle with an eye at the top.
From Kerma, KXVI, 1620. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition