Rubber?

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 13
1783–about 1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, G 60

Dimensions

Ht x W x D: 6.7 x 5 x 0.9 cm (2 5/8 x 1 15/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

02.701

Medium or Technique

Slate

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Slate; rectangular, flat on one side rounded on other.

Provenance

From Abydos, G60. 1902: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund on November 17, 1902. (Accession Date: November 17, 1902)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription