Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 117
Height x diameter: 2.6 x 5.4 cm (1 x 2 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The stone is fine-grained. The rim was drilled for handles. The base is flat, and the rim is plain and squared. The rim is nicked. Otherwise, it is complete.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 117. 1910-11: 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.
(Accession date: October 19, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition