Convex plate

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period
2960–2649 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Tarkhan, Tomb 1973

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.2 cm (8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.2815

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The stone is greenish. The base is small and flat, and the rim is plain. The rim is chipped. Otherwise, it is complete.

Provenance

Tarkhan, Tomb 1973

Credit Line

Gift of British School of Archaeology in Egypt