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Brown veined stone weight. Rectangular with rounded top. Highly polished.

Provenance

From Semna: Room 302 [Excav. date] February, 1928: Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom,

Findspot

Semna, Egypt

Dimensions

L x W x Th: 2.7 x 2.1 x 1.5 cm (1 1/16 x 13/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1195

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Weights & Measures