pre-Badarian, Merimda Culture, 5th millennium B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Merimda Beni Salama
Length: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One of a pair of grinding stones (upper and lower) with worn faces. Dark brown color.
A) is on view
B) is in Bas. W 01,b
From Merimda Beni Salama. 1928-32, Vienna Academy Excavations; 1933; given to the MFA by Albert Rothbart through the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
(Accession Date: May 1, 1933)
Gift of Albert Rothbart