Findspot: Egypt, Giza, III 232, found in box with flints from MVT
Other: 8.2 x 4.5 x 1 cm (3 1/4 x 1 3/4 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Porphyry or diorite
Not On View
Roughly oval scraper (?). Highly polished on top. Roughly polished on bottom. Appears to be a piece of sculpture reworked as a tool. Mottled black and white.
From Egypt, Giza, III 232, found in box with flints from Menkaura Valley Temple. 19: 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition