<em>Cylindrical Instrument</em>, ca. 1352-1332 B.C.E. Bronze, 1/4 × 6 1/4 in. (Diam. 0.6 × 15.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society, 35.2016. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.35.2016_view01.jpg)

Cylindrical Instrument

Medium: Bronze

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1352-1332 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1/4 × 6 1/4 in. (Diam. 0.6 × 15.9 cm)


Accession Number: 35.2016

Image: CUR.35.2016_view01.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Bronze instrument cylindrical in form tapering to a pointed base. The hafted end is square. It is impossible to say definitely what this instrument was, but it seem probably that it was set originally in a wooden handle and served as an awl or borer. Condition: Entirely covered with a green patina.

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