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Weight-shaped object

Weight shaped object, circular, pierced in center.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St.G 7300- south of Mastaba, G 7350 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

Overall: 2.1 x 5.9 cm (13/16 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1881

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Recreational