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Much oxidation on end of object.

Provenance

From Giza, G5232A, deposit on floor east of coffin. 1914: 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, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4–5, 2575–2323 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Length: 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1728

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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