Needle or pin

Nubian
A-Group
3100–3000 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Mediq), Cemetery 79, Grave 135

Dimensions

Overall: 8 x 0.3 cm (3 1/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

79/135

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

This is a long needle or pin with tip bent and broken.

Provenance

From Mediq (ASN 79/135). 1908. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia