Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, tomb G 2024 A, Notes: From Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 2024 A
Height x diameter: 3.7 x 3.2 cm (1 7/16 x 1 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The diorite has a crystaline inclusion on one side. The shape is severe and good. The body shape is squat and shouldered. It is cracked. There are chips off the rim.
From Giza, tomb G 2024 A. 1905-6: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition