Harness cheek piece
Findspot: Egypt, Tell Defenneh, Camp of the Carian Mercenaries
Legacy dimension: .091 x .023
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Pointed spike with crotch at thicker end. Heavily rusted.
From the camp of Carian mercenaries, Tell Dafana (Daphnae). 1886: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 1, 1887.
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription