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Bird snare

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, S F 187

Dimensions

Width: 29.7 cm (11 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3767

Medium or Technique

Wood and cord

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Traps, nets, hooks

Frame of bent twig with cord lacing.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, SF 187. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition