Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1352-1332 B.C.E.
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
Diam. 1/16 × 3 7/8 in. (Diam. 0.2 × 9.9 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society
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Needle, ca. 1352-1332 B.C.E. Bronze, Diam. 1/16 × 3 7/8 in. (Diam. 0.2 × 9.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society, 35.2009. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.35.2009_view01.jpg)
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Slender bronze needle, one end pointed the other end blunt. The blunt end appears to be pierced but because of corrosion it cannot be stated definitely. Undecorated.
Condition: entirely covered with a green patina, otherwise good. It is slightly curved which may be the original condition.
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