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Copper fragment

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Possibly body of nail? One prong from scissor like instrument?

Provenance

From Nubia KXVI, 1600-C . 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 19 : assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

0.3 x 6.2 cm (1/8 x 2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1431

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments