Accessory to serving statuette, basin (?)

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 6.6 cm (2 3/8 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.2047

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Large basin, spout with strainer, traces of red paint.

Provenance

From Giza, surface debris in front of pit G 2370 B and about G 2382 A and in G 2382 A. 1929: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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