Hand brush made from palm fibre looped over at the handle and tied into four bundles with four turns of palm fibre string. 3-4 strands of palm fibre string also bind the handle half way along. A two strand twisted cord of palm fibre issues from the centre of the handle and forms a loop.
- Excavated/Findspot: Qasr Ibrim, X-7 Room 2 upper fill
- (Africa,Egypt,Qasr Ibrim (Nubia))
- Length: 35.6 centimetres (without loop)
- Width: 19.8 centimetres (max.)
Not on display
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA36520
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