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Peg, probably from musical instrument

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Carved and polished peg which may have served as ornament of musical instrument.

Provenance

1938: purchased by Joseph Brummer from Nahman; 1949: purchased by the MFA at the second Parke-Bernet Sale of the Joseph Brummer Collection, May, 1949 (Stock no. P15036).

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund

Egyptian,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 18 cm

Accession Number

49.1922

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Musical instruments