Tablet

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Hierakonpolis, 471-37

Dimensions

Height x width: 6.5 x 3.5 cm (2 9/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1013

Medium or Technique

Quartz

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Quartz, flat and rectangular, polished smooth. Broken in two and mended.

Provenance

From Hierakonpolis, 471-37. 1898: Excavated by J. E. Quibell for the Egyptian Research Account, given to the MFA by the Egyptian Research Account.
(Accession date: November 1, 1898)

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription