- New Kingdom
- Dynasty 18, early
- reign of Ahmose–Joint reign
- ca. 1550–1458 B.C.
- From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Tomb CC 37, Hall (C), burial 16, inside oval basket, Carnarvon/Carter excavations, 1911
- Fine-grained quartzite
- L. 9.9 × H. 1 × D. 1.8 cm (3 7/8 × 3/8 × 11/16 in.)
- Credit Line:
- Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
- Accession Number:
This whetstone is part of a set of toiletry equipment (26.7.837a–d) that included a razor, tweezers and a mirror, and a kohl tube (26.7.1447), all found in a rush basket.