Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500
Diameter: 13 cm (5 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone has white and pink wavy veining. There are black smudges below the rim on the exterior and interior. The rim is rolled and everted. It is broken and mended. Fragments are missing, including the base.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500. 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