Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, Tomb of Djer
Overall: 2.7 x 1.5 cm (1 1/16 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egypt: Pre-Dynastic and Dynastic (Gallery 105A)
Bulls leg from piece of furniture(?), with socket in top. (smaller of two in photo; the other object in photo is 01.7378).
From Abydos, tomb of Djer. 1901: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: October 1, 1901)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription