Several large bronze fragments including base of staff casing. Handle is plate bronze. Flat, curved with nails. Housed in a box that's 24 x 18 x 6 inches.
From el-Kurru, grave 51. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Piye (Piankhy)–Shabaka, 743–698 B.C.