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Bronze, two-tined with hollow cylindrical handle. Heavily incrusted.

Provenance

From Cemetery of Cypriote Mercenaries, Tell Nabasha. 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

Egyptian, New Kingdom to Late Period, Dynasty 20–26, 1186–525 B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .181 x .49

Accession Number

87.470

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment