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Boring core

Round core with horizontal striations that go around the entire circumference; gray-brown.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from St. G.7300 between Mastabas G.7350 and 7450, in radim. 1927: 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 4.2 x 1.2 cm (1 5/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

27.1846

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment