Weight (?)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, possibly from Giza, Zawiyet, or Abydos.

Dimensions

Thickness x Width x length: 1.5 x 2.0 x 3.7 cm (9/16 x 13/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.2037

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

Rectangular object with slight hollow on top face. Slightly curved bottom, two protrusions on side face.

Provenance

From Giza, surface debris in front of pit G 2370 B and about G 2382 A and in G 2382 A. 1929: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition