Disc

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, S F 209

Dimensions

Diameter: 4.7 cm (1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3831

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Wood; with edge grooved; a winder(?) or pulley wheel.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, S.F.209. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition