Nails, strap metal, sheet metal
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 501, IX A-5
Overall: heavy bars, 1.2 x 2.5 x 1.2 cm (1/2 x 1 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Group of bronze and iron objects stuck together. Includes bronze nails, twisted strap metal, at least two slightly tapered heavy bars, and a disc of sheet metal. One or two fragments of iron and 2 barrel beads of hollow sheet.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501, IX A-5. 1920: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition