Convex bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3
2649–2575 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.2 cm (7 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.3177

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The base is flat, and the rim is plain. It is broken and mended. It is broken into two fragments. Fragments are missing.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500. 1911: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition