Bell

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 330

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 1.6 cm (1 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.3074

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Musical Instruments, The Ancient World

Classifications

Musical instruments

Heavily patinated and affected with bronze disease.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 330. 1910-11: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

(accession date: December 7, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition