Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500
Legacy dimension: .171 rim
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; broad bands like watered silk; broken and mended; upper half only.
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