Rivet

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, Tomb 115

Dimensions

2.7 x 2.5 cm (1 1/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

01.7316

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Thin strips of bronze bent and held together by a rivet; four tacks in edges.

Provenance

From Abydos, tomb 115. 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: August 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription