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Bronze, thin; surface rough. Treated by Mr. Hoffmann, Feb. 1906.

Provenance

Said to be from Abydos. 1903: purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group (03.1667-03.1681) for £3. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4–5, 2575–2323 B.C.

Dimensions

Length: 6.9 cm (2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.1672

Medium or Technique

Bronze

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The Ancient World

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