Pestle (?)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF/42

Dimensions

Overall: 3.2 x 2.4 cm (1 1/4 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3645

Medium or Technique

Slate

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Writing

Pestle (?). Domed shape. Black stone.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, SF/42. 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