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Pierced stone disc

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Flat disc, pierced in the center. Not perfectly round. Spindle Whorl?

Provenance

Sheikh Farag 173. 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

Diameter x thickness: 3.9 x 0.2 cm (1 9/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5253

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects