Comb top in shape of antelope
New Kingdom, Dynasty 19–20
Height x width: 5.4 x 2.5 cm (2 1/8 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)
Decorative top component of a comb in the shape of an antelope; surface scratched and chipped; broken below legs; entire comb element is missing.
By 1909: purchased in Egypt by Joseph Lindon Smith; 1909: on loan to the MFA; 1911: purchased by the MFA through funds provided by Mary S. Ames.
(Accession date: August 3, 1911)
Gift of Miss Mary S. Ames