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Nails

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: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.) - average length

Accession Number

19.2983

Medium or Technique

4 bronze nails, 2 large, 2 small, with heavy corrosion

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments