Fragment of a comb

Egyptian
Byzantine (Coptic) Period
A.D. 364–476


Dimensions

Length x width: 5.5 x 1 cm (2 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

99.826

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

One broken fragment of a comb with five teeth remaining.

Provenance

From between Hiw (Diospolis Parva) and Dendara. Gift of Egyptian Exploration Fund, 1899.
(Accession Date: October 1, 1899)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription