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Grain

Egyptian, Merimda Culture
Neolithic period, Pre-Badarian period
5th millennium B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Merimde Beni Salama

Accession Number

33.428

Medium or Technique

Grain

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

Sample of barley (?); appears fire blackened

Provenance

From Merimda Beni Salama. 1938-32, Vienna Academy Excavations; 1933; given to the MFA by Albert Rothbart through the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
(Accession Date: May 1, 1933)

Credit Line

Gift of Albert Rothbart