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Wand fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2381 B

Dimensions

Overall: 10.1 x 3.5 cm (4 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

12-12-170

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Fragment of wand. Incised on both sides.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G2381 B. 1912: 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