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Bone implement

One bone implement in three pieces. See Eg.Inv.3754 for possible fragments.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KIII Hall A. 1913: 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

Overall: 5.4 cm (2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5734

Medium or Technique

Bone or ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment