Sandstone whetstone

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 2150 A, debris of chamber

Dimensions

Overall: 12.2 x 11 x 5.5 cm (4 13/16 x 4 5/16 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

33.1057

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

White sandstone polishing stone used on all four sides; traces of copper.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit G 2150A, debris of chamber.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition