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Fragments

4 fragments: 1 heavy cylindrical lump, 1 small nail, 2 irregular fragments of sheet metal, one with nail holes at edge.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Nubia

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 cm (11/16 in.) - length of nail

Accession Number

19.2973

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments