Pierced stone disc

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 173

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 3.9 x 0.2 cm (1 9/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5253

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

Flat disc, pierced in the center. Not perfectly round. Spindle Whorl?

Provenance

Sheikh Farag 173. 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