Stone core

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 5.6 cm (3 3/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5078

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

Red granite core made by a tubular drill. Saw cut across top.

Provenance

From Giza. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition