Whip or Toy Noise Maker


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Whip or Toy Noise Maker   (1914.05.0171)
  1. Recreational Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Toys
  4. :
  5. N/A
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 4th - 7th century CE
Culture Late Roman, Early Byzantine, Coptic
Location On Exhibitin the Ancient Mediterranean exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 14.1 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 4.4 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.9 cm
Weight 13 g
Measuring Remarks The handle width is 0.8.
Materials Textile, Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes N/A
Munsell Color Information Greyish Brown (7.5YR 4/2) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

James, T.G.H. Excavating in Egypt: The Egypt Exploration Society 1882-1982. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1982. The British Museum. Antinoupolis at the British Museum Online Catalog. https://www.britishmuseum.org/research/research_projects/all_current_projects/antinoupolis.aspx Griffith Institute Archives, University of Oxford. John de Monins Johnson photographic negatives. http://www.griffith.ox.ac.uk/gri/4johnson.html

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Egypt Exploration Society
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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