about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KX-B x
Overall: 13 x 1.6 x 0.3 cm (5 1/8 x 5/8 x 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
34 bone awl pieces, of which 16 are complete, 18 are fragments. See Eg.Inv.3754 for possible fragments.
From Kerma, KX-B x. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition