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Fragment of a bar

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Quartz, rectangular - long and thin, polished. Ends broken.

Provenance

From Hierakonpolis, 471-5. 1898: Excavated by J. E. Quibell for the Egyptian Research Account, given to the MFA by the Egyptian Research Account. (Accession date: November 1, 1898)

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, 3850–2960 B.C.

Object Place

Hierakonpolis, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: Length: 9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1014

Medium or Technique

Quartz

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments