Model Boat Oar



Possibly the oar from a model boat. Traces of blue, yellow, white and red paint. Pierced in three places. Find number 33/236: From the Central City, The Clerks' Houses: No. 42. CONDITION NOTE 1998: Splitting, dry, flaking surface, surface loss, three holes. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Society in 1933. Acquired by the EES in the division of finds. Donated to the East Anglia Egyptian Society by the EES in recognition of a contribution to the EES (excavation subscription). Donated to Norwich Castle Museum. Purchased from the collections of Norwich Castle Museum in 1956 by Liverpool City Museum (now World Museum).