Nail

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 551

Dimensions

L 3.3 cm (1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2522

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Corroded nail

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 551'W' of pylon 500. 1920; 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