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Awl

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Short awl or piercer, square cross section.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, E of G 7210, St. 7200. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 4.4 x 0.3 x 0.2 cm (1 3/4 x 1/8 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2789

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment