Knobbed Staff, 1800/1700 BC

  • Egyptian

Wood

  • Framed: 22 x 1 in. diam. (56 x 2.5 cm diam.)

Gift of Henry G. Fischer

F81.27.A

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; Henry G. Fischer, Sherman, Connecticut

Published References

Fischer, H., "Notes on Sticks and Staves in Ancient Egypt," THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM JOURNAL, vol 13, 1978, pp 5-32. Porter-Moss, TOPOGRPHICAL BIBLIOGRAPHY, vol I, part II, p 654.

Rights Status

Egyptian, Knobbed Staff, 1800/1700 BC, Wood. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Henry G. Fischer, F81.27.A.