<em>Handle Only of a Sisturm</em>, 305-30 B.C.E. Bronze, 5 1/16 x 1 15/16 x 1/2 in. (12.8 x 5 x 1.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.584E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.584E_pqg.jpg)

Handle Only of a Sisturm

Medium: Bronze

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:305-30 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 5 1/16 x 1 15/16 x 1/2 in. (12.8 x 5 x 1.2 cm)



Accession Number: 37.584E

Image: CUR.37.584E_pqg.jpg,Pharaohs, Queens and Goddesses Installation (2007-2008)

Catalogue Description:
Handle from a bronze sistrum. The upper part of the handle is in the form of two back-to-back Hathor heads (human with cow’s ears but without wig). Condition: Hole in handle through which core is visible; corrosion around hole and on face. Numerous scratches.

Brooklyn Museum