Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 40
Overall: 15.2 x 1.7 x 0.8 cm (6 x 11/16 x 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ivory; good condition; hook with barbed point. From Mesa’eed.
From Mesaid (Mesa'eed) tomb 40, no. 1. [M/40/1]. 1910: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition