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Copper needles, one whole and fragments of five others; broken needles shorter and finer. Illustration: Yes

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_12-11-51
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Classification
    Tools & equipment-Textile-making
  • Findspot
    Pit G 2353 B
  • Material
    Copper
  • Dimensions
    Width: complete needle head: 5 mm; complete needle shaft: 1.5 - 4 cm Length: complete needle: 9.2 cm Thickness: complete needle: 3 mm
  • Credit Line
    Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Object Ownership Information
    MFA
  • Date of Register Entry
    11/15/1912

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 2353

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Published Documents 1

Unpublished Documents 3

Full Bibliography

  • Simpson, William Kelly. Mastabas of the Western Cemetery, Part 1: Sekhemka (G 1029); Tjetu I (G 2001); Iasen (G 2196); Penmeru (G 2197); Hagy, Nefertjentet, and Herunefer (G 2352/53); Djaty, Tjetu II, and Nimesti (G 2337X, 2343, 2366). Giza Mastabas 4. Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1980, p. 37.

Photos 2