Peg, probably from musical instrument

Egyptian


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 18 cm

Accession Number

49.1922

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Musical Instruments, The Ancient World

Classifications

Musical instruments

Carved and polished peg which may have served as ornament of musical instrument.

Provenance

July 27, 1938, sold by Nahman to the Brummer Gallery, New York (stock no. P15036); h Brummer from Nahman; May, 1949, Brummer sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, to the MFA.

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund