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Hair pin

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Bone pin. Thin proportions, sharply pointed tip, and very ornately carved head.

Provenance

[This record initially read only: "From the Tomb of the Kings;" this is not on the object's card.] By 1894: with Mrs. S.D. Warren. 1894: Given to the MFA by Mrs. S.D. Warren. (Accession Date: October 1, 1894)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel D. Warren

Egyptian,

Dimensions

Height: 16.3 cm (6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

94.302

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical