Hair pin?

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, West, debris from Rm. W302

Dimensions

Other: 4 x 0.7 cm (1 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1327

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Hair ornaments

Thin round tapering rod. Wider end flat at tip with incised ring; other end broken.

Provenance

From Semna, West, debris from Rm. W302. 1928: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition