Accessory to serving statuette: dish

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2385

Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 cm (3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3436

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Dish or shallow bowl filled with food; broken in three pieces. Yellow wash and 2 incised rings on exterior. Similar to 13.3435. December 18.

Provenance

From Giza G 2385. 1912: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition