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Clamp

Heavy wood, roughly cut; cartouche of Seti I on side.

Provenance

Said to be from Abydos. 1903: purchased for the MFA from Mohamed Mohassib, Luxor, Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group ( 03.1632-03.1633) for £2. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession date: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 19, 1295–1186 B.C.

Accession Number

03.1633

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment