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Chisels

Three chisels with fragments of 17-1-270 adhering to them.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 10 (Amani-natake-lebte), room C, south. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Amani–natake–lebte, 538–519 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Lengths: 7.4, 10.2 and 10.7 cm (2 15/16 x 4 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-269

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Woodworking & Stoneworking