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Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris E of Pyr. I-b, St. 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 0.5 cm (3 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2373

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Tapers to point, end curled over to create hole for thread. Incised line down length.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Debris E of Pyr. I-b, St. 7000. 1924: 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