Convex bowl fragment
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 482
Diameter: 19.4 cm (7 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone has horizontal white and broken veins. It has black smudges. The rim is plain. It is broken and mended. Half of the bowl is missing.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 482. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition