Pestle (?)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF217

Dimensions

Overall: 2.7 x 2 cm (1 1/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3864

Medium or Technique

Slate

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Writing

Black slate. Pestle (?) Dome shaped.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, SF/217. 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