Convex dish

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Hierakonpolis

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 3.5 x 12 cm (1 3/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1012

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

It is thick and heavy. The base is rounded, and the rim is plain. It is complete. The surface is rough and worn.

Provenance

From Hierakonpolis. 1898: Excavated by J. E. Quibell for the Egyptian Research Account, given to the MFA by the Egyptian Research Account.
(Accession date: November 1, 1898)

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription