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Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Tell Nabasha

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .028 x .009

Accession Number

87.530

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Bronze, hexagonal with pyramidal shank and three flanges; originally barbed, one remaining.

Provenance

From Tell Nabasha. 1886, excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 24, 1887. (Accession date: June 24, 1887)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription