Weight (?)

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


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, 970

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 2.3 cm (1/4 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3818

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Fine limestone weight (?) broken in two pieces and mended.

Provenance

From Mesaid (Mesa'eed) 970 [M/970].
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