Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid I
Length x diameter: 6.5 x 0.6 cm (2 9/16 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Long, cylindrical object; possibly a drill.
From Nuri, pyramid 1 (tomb of Taharqa). 1917: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition