Pointed implement

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus X, B: 455, debris

Dimensions

Length: 10.7 cm (4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1614

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Piece of bone carved to a sharp point.

Provenance

From Kerma, tumulus X, B: 455, debris. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition