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Razor

Perfect, blade much worn.

Provenance

From Kerma. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan; 1920: Received by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia

Accession Number

20.1679

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment