Case for balance arms and pan

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Abydos, Tomb D 77

Dimensions

Length x width: 33.5 x 2.6 cm (13 3/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

01.7426

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Weights and measures

Soft wood, worm eaten; circles and rosettes incised, hollow.

Provenance

From Abydos, tomb D 77. 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)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription