Flail from a figurine

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, in debris on top of mastaba G 7520

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 4 cm (1 3/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1719

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Bronze flail. Broken from a statue (?); Light patina.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, in debris on top of mastaba G 7520 19 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition