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Capital

Egyptian


Object Place: Byzantine

Dimensions

Overall: 23.5 x 21.5 x 17 cm (9 1/4 x 8 7/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

05.284

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Columns and capitals

One side only carved.

Provenance

From Ihnasya el-Medina (Herakleoplis Magna). 1903-1904: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; 1905, presented to the MFA by the EEF. (Accession date: January 1, 1905)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription