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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.


From Hu.

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Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

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


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

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Medium or Technique

Bronze, hematite


The Ancient World


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