Model of a shovel
probably Siaspiqa 487–468 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXIX, northwest foundation deposit
Length x width: 3.3 x 2.3 cm (1 5/16 x 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
An incomplete bronze model of a shovel.
From Nuri, pyramid XXIX (Pi'ankhqewqa), northwest foundation deposit. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition