Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500
Height x diameter: 6.2 x 29.3 cm (2 7/16 x 11 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This shallow vessel of gray-veined white stone is inscribed with the Horus name of Khaba. The base is rounded, and the rim is plain. It has been broken and mended, and some fragments are missing, including the upper portion of the king’s name.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1911: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: October 19, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition