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Fragments of a wand

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Fragments of an ivory wand. Hollow; incised line decoration around top. Hole in the lower edge. Comprised of several fragments (a-d).


From Abydos, tomb D 77. 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: October 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

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


Abydos, Egypt


Overall (largest): 16 x 4.2 cm (6 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Religious and cult objects