Awl

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, E of G 7210, St. 7200

Dimensions

Overall: 4.4 x 0.3 x 0.2 cm (1 3/4 x 1/8 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2789

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Short awl or piercer, square cross section.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, E of G 7210, St. 7200. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition