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Awl

1 Awl

Provenance

From Kerma K449x. March 1920: 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

Nubian, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.1572

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment