Column capital from a shrine
Late Period, Dynasty 30
Findspot: Egypt, Tanis (San el-Hagar)
Height: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bronze column capital from a shrine. It is molded at the top. It is much deteriorated and incrusted. See 85.519.
From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1885)
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