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Nail, staple fragment and sheet fragment

Three bronze objects: nail (h4.2), fragment of staple (h2.2, w0.7), and small bent fragment sheet bronze.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal Trench E; 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,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

16-3-103

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment