Dish

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic dynasty)–Roman Imp


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .141 Length: .072 W.

Accession Number

11.840

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Discolored and worn; lotus design incised on top; cracked and broken; piece missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, Giza. 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.

Findspot Information: From Menkaura Pyramid Temple, Giza.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition