Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan
Legacy dimension: c. .150 D. .045 H.
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster: horizontally veined with translucent patches: part of side and bottom only. Broken and mended.
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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition