Dish

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra
2555–2532 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 4240 A

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 10.6 x 39.3 cm (4 3/16 x 15 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.2609

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Alabaster.

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 4240 A. November, 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1921: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition