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Top of plummet ?

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, reign of Userkaf
2465–2458 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4410 A, chamber debris

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 4.0 x 2.3 cm (1 9/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

15-12-59

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Top part of a plummet?

Provenance

From Giza, G 4410 A, chamber debris. 1915: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition