Concave bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6 x 16 cm (2 3/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.1157

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fine-grained calcite vessel with flaring sides.

Provenance

Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1911: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition