New Kingdom, probably Dynasty 18
Length x max width x diameter of handle: 44 x 5.7 x 2.8 cm (17 5/16 x 2 1/4 x 1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Palmiform terminal with four holes at top for inserting feathers or leaves, tapered handle.
1939: consigned by Phillip Hoffman; 1944: sold by Phillip Hoffman to Joseph Brummer; 1949: purchased by the MFA at the second Parke-Bernet Sale of the Joseph Brummer Collection, May, 1949 (consignment no. X1249, stock no. N6199).
William Francis Warden Fund