Fragment of limestone



Accession Number
EC756
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Material, Worked material
Material
Stone/minerals (Limestone)
Provenance
Egypt
Measurements
Length: 73mm
Number of Elements
1

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Description

A fragment of limestone with parallel striations apparent on the piece. The striated area is slightly concave, bowing at right angles to the lines. The stone is dense, white limestone, but not crystalline.