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Rivet

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One bronze corroded rivet

Provenance

From Kerma, KXB, sacrificial corridor, debris. March 1914: 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: 1.5 x 0.8 cm (9/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1591

Medium or Technique

bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, & fishing, Swords, Daggers, Knives