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Stone; dark brown; fine-grained; very good condition. Belongs with 11.2387. From Zawiet-el-Aryan.

Provenance

From Zawiyet el-Aryan, grave 144. 1910-11: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession date: October 19, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2, 2750–2649 B.C.

Findspot

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 5.8 x 3.7 cm (2 5/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2388

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

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