Cylinder

Egyptian
?


Findspot: Egypt, Qantarah (Kantara)

Dimensions

Overall: 5.1 x 2.5 cm (2 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

87.723

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Thick cylinder of hollow bone. Hole, 0.9 cm in dia. bored through both sides of cylinder, perpendicular to hollow center.

Provenance

From Qantarah (Kantara): Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription