Ivory plaque with figure of a tributary holding a branch
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, Tomb of Mena B17
Height x width: 4.2 x 2.5 cm (1 5/8 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egypt: Pre-Dynastic and Dynastic (Gallery 105A)
Incised figure of a tributary holding a branch. Mended.
From Abydos, tomb of Mena B17. 1901: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: October 1, 1901)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription