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Pin/awl

Bronze, long, symetrical and slender, pointed at one end.

Provenance

From Tell Nabasha, Egypt. M. 1263. 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 24, 1887. (Accession date: June 24, 1887)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egytptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Object Place

Tell Nabasha, Egypt

Accession Number

87.456

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment