Fish hook

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, el-Amarna

Dimensions

Length: 3.3 cm (1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

36.105

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Bronze. Point and barb missing. Shank bent into ring. Incrusted.

Provenance

From el-Amarna. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Society; 1936: given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Society through Mrs. Gaston Smith & Group.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Society by subscription