Convex bowl

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period
2960–2649 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Tarkhan, Tomb 1973

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6 x 10.6 cm (2 3/8 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.2809

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The stone has a saccharine texture. The base is flat, and the rim is plain. It is complete and in excellent condition.

Provenance

Tarkhan, Tomb 1973

Credit Line

Gift of British School of Archaeology in Egypt