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Shark's tooth

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7200, debris

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 x 4.3 x 1.1 cm (7/8 x 1 11/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1536

Medium or Technique

Fossilized tooth

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

One large shark’s tooth.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7200, debris. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition