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Bronze, incrusted; flat with ring on end; several wards and depressions on lower part.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Scarab Factory. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over August 1886. (Accession Date: August 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26–30, 305–30 B.C.

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Dimensions

Length: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.816

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

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