Accessory to serving statuette: flat vessel

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 3.3 x 9.3 cm (1 5/16 x 3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1562

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Flat vessel; remains of red paint on rim and outside, yellow on inside; three slant holes bored from inside to lower part of outside. Said to have been found together with wooden statue 47.1455.

Provenance

Gift of Mr. Meguid Sameda, 1947

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Meguid Sameda