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Spatula

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Long flat oblong spatula has many thin scratches on both sides. One end has round depression carved into it. A second similiar object found with it, number unknown.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, SF 159.1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2.1 x 0.4 x 10.5 cm (13/16 x 3/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3764

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment