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Bone awl

Bone awl.

Provenance

From Kerma, burial XB-67. 1914: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, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

11.2 cm (4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1583

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment