- Museum number
Wooden archer's loose (?) preserving the complete length of the object and a large part of one end. Originally cylindrical in shape, half is now missing. One end flares out, is thicker and has a wide flat rim. The other end is narrower, with a thin straight rim, slightly worn. The interior is polished by wear at the wider end.
Diameter: 4.70 centimetres (projected - wide im)
Height: 4.90 centimetres
Thickness: 0.30 centimetres (at narrower end)
Thickness: 1.20 centimetres (at wide rim)
- Curator's comments
- It is suggested that it was, very probably, an archer's loose by the excavators, though whether or not it was actually used is questionable.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Egypt and Sudan
- BM/Big number
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Excavation/small finds number: 82.2.18/16 (excavation object cat. no.)