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Piece of wire

piece of twisted wire

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B 800-900. 1920: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA bythe government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diam: 0.3 cm (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.2186.1

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment