Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4340 A, In shaft debris
Height: 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
A cone-shaped plummett with its upper portion split off; a small hole present which may represent an attempt to make perforations for passing string through it for suspension.
From Giza, G4340A, In shaft debris. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition