Pestle from a foundation deposit
Late Period, Dynasty 26
Findspot: Egypt, Gemayemi, Temple foundation deposit
Width x length: 2.3 x 4.5 cm (7/8 x 1 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Light limestone; soft surface; section of hemisphere with boss on each side; much battered.
From Gemayemi, temple foundation deposit. 1897: Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund June 24, 1887.
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription