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Thick cylinder of hollow bone. Hole, 0.9 cm in dia. bored through both sides of cylinder, perpendicular to hollow center.

Provenance

From Qantarah (Kantara): Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, ?,

Findspot

Qantarah (Kantara), Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 5.1 x 2.5 cm (2 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

87.723

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown