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Soft wood, semi-cylindrical; raised band around middle.

Provenance

From Thebes, Valley of the Kings, tomb of Thutmose IV. 1902: excavated by Theodore M. Davis in the Valley of the Kings; 1903: given to the MFA by Theodore M. Davis. (Accession Date: May 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore M. Davis

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1550–1295 B.C.

Object Place

Thebes, Egypt

Dimensions

Length: 14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.1134

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment