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Tweezers

Period:
Early Dynastic Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 2
Reign:
reign of Khasekhemui
Date:
ca. 2650 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Abydos, Umm el-Qaab, Tomb of Khasekhemui, Egypt Exploration Fund excavations
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
L: 5.3 cm (2 1/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1901
Accession Number:
01.4.31
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 101
Egypt Exploration Fund excavations. Acquired by the EEF in the division of finds. Acquired by the Museum through subscription to the EEF, 1901.

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