Bronze awl

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Kerma, Nubia (Sudan), KLIV, K5431

Dimensions

0.2 x 4.8 cm (1/16 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

15-3-58

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Woodworking and stoneworking

Small bronze awl, bent.

Provenance

From Nubia KLIV, K5431 . March 1915 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 19 : assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition