Nails

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Senkamanisken
643–623 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid III, room A

Dimensions

Length: 3.9 and 2.3 cm (1 9/16 and 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.16837

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Woodworking and stoneworking

Two nails.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 3 (tomb of Senkamanisken), room A. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition