Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
Findspot: Egypt, Giza
Length of (a): 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is one of three wooden combs and fragments of three others that were found in the headwrappings of the mummy of a woman.
From Giza, G 1102. August, 1937: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1937: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition