Convex dish

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.7 x 10.1 cm (11/16 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

11.2442

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The stone is yellow and fine-grained. The base is flat, and the rim is plain. A portion of one side of the dish is missing.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan. 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