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Clapper, wand or spoon

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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

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

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments