Pin case with two pins



Hilton Price Number
HP4961
Object Types
Furniture, Box/chest/casket | Clothing, Garment/dress, Pin
Material
Metals/alloys (Copper alloy)
Measurements
Length of case: 1¼ inches | Height of pins: 1⅝ inches
Number of Elements
3
Culture
Egyptian

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Description

Case, containing two pins with heart shaped heads, which are engraved with an ornament L. of case 1¼ in. ; H. of pin 1⅝ in. Bronze.

Bibliography

Price, Frederick George Hilton (1909) A catalogue of the Egyptian antiquities in the possession of F. G. Hilton Price, Dir.S.A. Vol. II. London: Bernard Quaritch. Anonymous (1911). Catalogue of the important and extensive collection of Egyptian antiquities, the property of the late F. G. Hilton-Price, Esq. [...] : which will be sold by auction by Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge [...] on Wednesday, 12th July, 1911, and two following days, and on Monday, the 17th of July, and four following days. London: Davy.