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Handle of an impelement

Nubian
Napatan period to Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501

Dimensions

LxWxTh 23.4 x 5.4 x 3.0 cm (9 3/16 x 2 1/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-347B

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Heavy handle in the form of a slender column with bull (?) capitals.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal B501. 1920: 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