Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 8
Length: 18 cm (7 1/16 in.)
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Gold tweezers with incised decoration on handle; perfect condition.
From Nuri, Pyramid 8 (tomb of Aspelta). March 1918: 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition