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Fragments of a handle

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Two fragments of a handle. Bone, discolored a yellow brown; cylindrical with a concave ring at end.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar), the house of the ring. 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting. (Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian,

Mint

Roman

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 x 1.2 x 9 cm (11/16 x 1/2 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.227a-d

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment