Tool

Nubian
Kerma
about 2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan (Nubia), Kerma, K 336-2

Dimensions

Width x length: 2.3 x 18.2 cm (7/8 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1639

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Tool. Bone scraper, part only, eaten by white ants.

Provenance

From Kerma - K 336-2. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1920: Received by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition