Bronze handle

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Senkamanisken
643–623 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid III, room B

Dimensions

Height x width: 5 x 7.3 cm (1 15/16 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-2-320

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Loop-handle.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 3 (tomb of Senkamanisken), room B. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition