Upper Part of a Sistrum
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1539-1190 B.C.E. or later
New Kingdom, or later
5 11/16 x 2 11/16 x 2 1/4 in. (14.4 x 6.9 x 5.7 cm) (show scale)
This item is not on view
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Upper Part of a Sistrum, ca. 1539-1190 B.C.E. or later. Wood, 5 11/16 x 2 11/16 x 2 1/4 in. (14.4 x 6.9 x 5.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.437E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.437E_view1.jpg)
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Upper part of a wooden sistrum which surmounts a Hathor head. Three cross bars hold three discs each.
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