Door lock carved from a single block of wood. Three cut-outs for key projections each with a hole (dia. 0.7cm). Piece split off from rim of hollowed-out part. Incised design of a 'leaf' in a rectangle with cross-hatched border.
- Excavated/Findspot: Qasr Ibrim
- (Africa,Egypt,Qasr Ibrim (Nubia))
- Length: 60.1 centimetres
- Height: 10.8 centimetres
- Thickness: 5.9 centimetres (max.)
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA34459
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