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Semi-cylindrical object

This is a fragment of semi-cylindrical object: flat back, perhaps from object similar to 25-12-640. It has incised line from side to side at one end.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7000 in debris on floor. 1926 : 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

Overall: 1 x 1.4 cm (3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-816

Medium or Technique

Blue frit

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments