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Wand fragment

Fragment of wand. Incised on both sides.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G2381 B. 1912: 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

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, 2649–2100 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 10.1 x 3.5 cm (4 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

12-12-170

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects