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Fluted column

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26–30


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Scarab Factor's House

Dimensions

Overall: 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

86.818

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Stands on a small base with four legs, two of which are missing; surmounted by a globe.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Scarab Factory. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over August 1886.
(Accession Date: August 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription