Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4220 A
L x W x Ht: 7.3 x 4 x 2.8 cm (2 7/8 x 1 9/16 x 1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bearing stone for ropes. Pyramid shape with grooves up the sides and over the top in both directions. A label found wwith this object calls it a bearing stone and says “Giza, Mycerinus Pyramid Temple”; no number.
From Giza, G 4220 A. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition