Iron nail and wood fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period
263 B.C.–A.D. 248


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR VIII

Accession Number

16-4-96

Medium or Technique

Iron

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Fragment of iron bolt (?) an odd iron fragment. Also, a few small fragments of decayed wood.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal; PYR VIII; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition