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Toilet instrument

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Alabaster toilet instrument -- flat with rounded ends, tapering to one end.

Provenance

From Giza. Pit G.2105Y Chamber. 1938: 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

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 2.4 x 8.2 cm (15/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

38.2139

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical