Ivory bar

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
2960–2770 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 401

Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 6.3 x 1.1 x 0.4 cm (2 1/2 x 7/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.3069

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

Flat ivory bar, square profile. Gray color.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 401. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
(Accession date: December 7, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition