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Fine limestone weight (?) broken in two pieces and mended.

Provenance

From Mesaid (Mesa'eed) 970 [M/970]. 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, Predynastic Period, Naqada I–III 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 2.3 cm (1/4 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3818

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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