Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Abydos
Overall: 2.5 x 6.3 x 0.6 cm (1 x 2 1/2 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Rectangular, square ends; smooth on one side, bevelled on other. Strong tan color, notched on one end. Marked (155) on back.
From Abydos. 1903: 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.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1903)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription