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Shark's tooth

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Avenue G 2, S of mastaba G 7410-7420: G 7420

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 1.8 cm (7/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1799

Medium or Technique

Fossilized tooth

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

One small, perfect shark’s tooth.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Avenue G 2, S of mastaba G 7410-7420: G 7420. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–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