Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan
Height x diameter: 25.9 x 14.2 cm (10 3/16 x 5 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
There is a small rope molding below the rim. It is horizontally veined. The base is flat, and the rim is rolled and everted. It is broken and mended. Fragments are missing.
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