Bronze rivet

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1601X

Dimensions

Height x length: 1.0 x 1.9 cm (3/8 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1638

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Bronze rivet from a sword.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1601X. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition