Accessory to serving statuette: dish with cake(?)

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7715 A

Dimensions

Overall: 3.2 x 9.8-11.2 cm (1 1/4 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2745

Medium or Technique

Llimestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

White limestone dish with cake (?) painted red-brown. May 20. MFA brown card.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7715a. 1937 : excavated by the Harvard University–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