Hair pin

Egyptian


Dimensions

Height: 16.3 cm (6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

94.302

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Bone pin. Thin proportions, sharply pointed tip, and very ornately carved head.

Provenance

[This record initially read only: "From the Tomb of the Kings;" this is not on the object's card.]

By 1894: with Mrs. S.D. Warren. 1894: Given to the MFA by Mrs. S.D. Warren.
(Accession Date: October 1, 1894)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel D. Warren