Whetstone card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum



Currently not on display


Wedge shaped whetstone most likely associated with a shaving razor. Notched at the narrower end from use. Excavation record card suggests there were originally two pieces (other missing piece 62 x 20 mm). Marked in black ink by the excavator TA 26/7 207. Find number 26/207: From the North Suburb area V37.8 (North East group) at Tell el Amarna.