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Staple?

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Cemetery

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 1.7 cm (9/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

88.775

Medium or Technique

Lead

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Lead, fragment bent into shape.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Cemetery. 1886-7: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; December 22, 1887, presented to the MFA by the EEF.
(Accession Date: April 1, 1888)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription