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Piercer

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1065: 32

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .070 Length:

Accession Number

13.4187

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

One complete bone threader or awl.

Provenance

From Kerma, K1065: 32. 1913: 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