Egyptian Coptic bone doll figureM167
A doll figure with articulated arms carved from an animal bone with simple incised features.
Egypt, Coptic period, mid to late 1st Millennium AD
16.8 x 3.6 cms
Both arms repaired or chipped and glued to the shoulders, the body intact apart from light chipping
Ex. private collection, Sussex, UK; acquired during the second half of the 20th Century