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Peg for a Bookbinding

Object Name: Peg for a bookbinding
Date: 5th–7th century
Geography: Egypt, Bahnasa
Culture: Coptic
Medium: Bone; incised and inlaid with paint
Dimensions: H. 2 7/16 in. (6.2 cm) W. 9/16 in. (1.5 cm) D. 3/16 in. (0.4 cm)
Classification: Ivories and Bone
Credit Line: Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1903
Accession Number: 03.4.55

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