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Egyptian Wooden Clappers (one of a pair)

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom- New Kingdom
1985–1295 B.C.


Dimensions

Length: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2017.75.1

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Classifications

Musical instruments

ONE (1) WOODEN CLAPPER

Provenance

November 8, 1975, sold by the Galerie Uraeus, Paris, to Antoine (or Anton) Groth, Zurich; by descent within the family; April 15, 2015, consigned anonymously by a member of the Groth family, Christie’s, London (sale 10372), lot 160, to Walter Gilbert, Cambridge, MA; 2017, sold by Walter Gilbert to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 1, 2017)

Credit Line

Marilyn M. Simpson Fund