Staple

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, S F 170

Dimensions

Diameter x Width x length: 0.2 x 1.7 x 2.6 cm (1/16 x 11/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

13.3774

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Bent copper wire in horseshoe shape; D-ring

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, S.F.170. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition