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Rivet

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Thin strips of bronze bent and held together by a rivet; four tacks in edges.

Provenance

From Abydos, tomb 115. 1901: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: August 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1550–1295 B.C.

Object Place for Label

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Abydos, Egypt

Dimensions

2.7 x 2.5 cm (1 1/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

01.7316

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment