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Fish bone

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Fish bone, teeth on both edges.

Provenance

From Abydos, tomb D 62. 1901: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: August 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Second Intermediate Period, Dynasty 14–17, 1700–1550 B.C.

Dimensions

Overall: 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.7439

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains