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Round weight with domed top and flat bottom in black granite, polished.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7777J. 1928 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.3 x 2.6 cm (1 5/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

28.1422

Medium or Technique

Granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Weights & Measures