Concave cylindrical bowl

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 99

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.4 x 8 cm (2 1/2 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.2356

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The stone is coarse-grained and red-veined. The base is flat, and the rim is rolled and everted. It is broken and mended. Fragments are missing.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 99. 1910-11: 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.
(Accession date: October 19, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition