Findspot: Egypt, Tell Nabasha
Overall: 12.6 cm (4 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bronze needle; long and slender, pointed at one end, an eye in the other; somewhat bent; incrusted.
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)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription