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Half of a votive bow

Egyptian
1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 74 x 3 cm (29 1/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.1243

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, fishing

Model in wood of a prototype made of gazelle horns. Representation of the binding cords cut on end.

Provenance

From Mesheikh. Mes / 105 / B. Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts, December 5, 1912.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition