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Rod

Rod, one end broken, has been bored out, other end rounded, has cement and copper stain.

Provenance

From Kerma, K318x. 1913: 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, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 13.5 x 1 cm (5 5/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1229

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, & fishing