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Clapper, wand or spoon

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 114

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 0.5 x 5.3 cm (9/16 x 3/16 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5804.1

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragment of ivory hand, flat on one side, carved details of hand on other side. May be part of a spoon, wand or clapper.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 114. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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