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Boring core

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, from St. G.7300 between Mastabas G.7350 and 7450

Dimensions

Other: 4.2 x 1.2 cm (1 5/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

27.1846

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Round core with horizontal striations that go around the entire circumference; gray-brown.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from St. G.7300 between Mastabas G.7350 and 7450, in radim. 1927: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition