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)
Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society
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.
This item is not on view
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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