40 million BC
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7200, E of mastaba G 7230-7240: G 7230
Overall: 3.4 x 1.9 x 1 cm (13/16 x 15/16 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a large fossilized shark’s tooth.
From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7200, E of mastaba G 7230-7240: G 7230. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition