Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 144
Height x diameter: 6.4 x 11.7 cm (2 1/2 x 4 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The stone is fine-grained and black. The base is flat, and the rim is plain. The rim is chipped. A fragment is missing.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 144. 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)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition