Awl card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Awl

1964.161.7

Currently not on display

Information

Awl fragment. From Buhen, the former ancient Egyptian fortress outpost in Lower Nubia (Sudan) that in 1964 was entirely submerged beneath the reservoir waters behind the Aswan High Dam. Egypt Exploration Society 1957-64 excavations, site no. L11.2, cat. no. 1639. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Corroded, surface dirt.