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Nail

Large bronze nail, with square head

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: 0.6 x 0.5 cm (1/4 x 3/16 in.) - head

Accession Number

19.3029

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Household