Razor

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Kerma

Dimensions

Length: 14.3 cm (5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1679

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Perfect, blade much worn.

Provenance

From Kerma. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan; 1920: Received by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition