Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 505
Overall: 5.8 x 0.7 cm (2 5/16 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Brown, veined with light brown; good condition. Rectangular with straight ends. “505” written in pencil.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 505. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition