Pierced circular object

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, pit below Room X

Dimensions

Thickness x diameter: 0.6 x 4.0 cm (1/4 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.2036

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Roughly circular object, broken, pierced, slightly curved, and painted red.

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