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Tool

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1631x

Dimensions

Overall: 10.6 x 1.8 x 0.8 cm (4 3/16 x 11/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1636

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Tool. Bone implement, flattened rounded working end.

Provenance

From Kerma, K1631x. March 1914: 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