Pestle made from inscribed object

Period: Middle Kingdom–early New Kingdom
Date: ca. 3rd–1st Millenium B.C.
Geography: Probably from Upper Egypt, Thebes, MMA excavations; From Egypt
Medium: Diorite
Dimensions: H. 8.1 (3 3/16 in); w. 5.6 cm (2 3/16 in)
Credit Line: Gift of James H. Schwartz, 2006
Accession Number: 2006.82.2

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