Late Period, Dynasty 26
Findspot: Egypt, Tell Defenneh
Length: 42.4 cm (16 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bronze; The ladle has a small cylindrical basin and a long slender handle with hook on end. Broken in eight pieces, and heavily incrusted. (Goes with 87.496a)
From the Camp, Tell Dafana (Daphnae). 1886: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 1, 1887.
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription