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Hematite; two ends banded by a strip of bronze which is corroded, one end broken. In two pieces. This object was broken and separated in storage the hematite end was found and joined to the bronze portion June '04.

Provenance

From Hu.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Dimensions

Overall: 6.3 cm (2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

99.668

Medium or Technique

Bronze, hematite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment