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Band of Staff

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 1404 A

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 0.5 cm (1 3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

35-4-29b

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Personal accessories

Copper band of staff with six nails, now in nine fragments.

Provenance

From Giza, G 1404A. 1935: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition