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Bronze; much corroded.

Provenance

Said to be from Abydos. 1903: Purchased at Qena from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe for the MFA. Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

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

Dimensions

Overall: 6.4 x 2.2 cm (2 1/2 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.1677

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

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