Fragment of a lock
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Cemetery
Overall: 6.8 x 4.2 x 2.8 cm (2 11/16 x 1 5/8 x 1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bronze, corroded; two rectangular plates held apart by four strong rivets at the corners.
From Naukratis, Cemetery. 1886-7: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; December 22, 1887, presented to the MFA by the EEF.
(Accession Date: April 1, 1888)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription