Lotus capital from a shrine
Late Period, Dynasty 30
Findspot: Egypt, San el-Hagar
Height: 10.1 cm (4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bronze, hollow, heavily encrusted, and flattened. See 85.520.
From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1885)
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