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Rectangular with shallow oval depression surrounded by an incised cartouche. Bottom is beveled.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, S.F.247 A. 1923: 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

Other: 1.8 x 6.7 x 9.8 cm (11/16 x 2 5/8 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-308

Medium or Technique

Slate

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical