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Copper needle

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Curved needle with eyehole and light patina.

Provenance

From Semna room W253, debris. 1928: 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,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length: 8.55 cm (3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1305

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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