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One chisel.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. S.), Tomb 32. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, 568–542 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. S.), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

1.7 x 10.5 cm (11/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.12030

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Woodworking & Stoneworking