Needle (?)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7350 C in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 4.3 cm (1 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1405

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Textile- and costume-making

Fragment of oxidized copper - part of a needle?

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, pit G 7350C in radim. 1928 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition