Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6–10
Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/140 B
Height x width: 6.2 x 6 cm (2 7/16 x 2 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone is wavy veined. The base is flat, and the rim is flattened and everted. It is complete.
From Egypt, Mesheikh. 1912: 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.
Findspot Information: From Mesheikh. Mes / 140 B
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition