Spatula

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 159

Dimensions

Overall: 2.1 x 0.4 x 10.5 cm (13/16 x 3/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3764

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Long flat oblong spatula has many thin scratches on both sides. One end has round depression carved into it. A second similiar object found with it, number unknown.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, SF 159.1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition