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Hair Pin

Object Number:E2509A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Egypt
Oxyrhynchus
Period: Roman Period
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Ivory
Iconography:Hand
Bracelet
Length: 9.5 cm
Width: 0.9 cm
Depth: 0.6 cm
Credit Line:Received from the Egypt Exploration Fund; Grenfell and Hunt, 1897
Other Number:ES2509 - Original Number

Description

At the top, a hand (two fingers and thumb, broken); uraeus bracelet on the wrist.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Egyptian Daily Life (1977) View Objects in Exhibition
Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944) View Objects in Exhibition
Mummy Room ( Jun 1972 - 1979) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Petrie, William M. 1927. Objects of Daily Use.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 24View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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