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Cube of black stone

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Cube of black stone; edges worn.

Provenance

From Abydos, cemetery G. 1900: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie and Arthur Cruttenden Mace for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: November 1, 1900)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian,

Findspot

Abydos, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 4.0 x 4.0 x 4.0 cm (1 9/16 x 1 9/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.688

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown