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Clapper in the form of a human arm and hand

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Clapper wearing bracelet, flat below, rounded above, pierced at upper end.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag debris. December 1923: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

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Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2.7 x 0.7 x 19.6 cm (1 1/16 x 1/4 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-12-106

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Musical instruments