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Cylinder seal with an incised cross-hatched design

Bone. Cylinder seal. Incised diagonal crosshatching.

Provenance

From Giza. April, 1928: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. (Accession Date: April 29, 1929)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Early Dynastic period, 2960–2649 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

29.1701

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals