Fragment of a vessel insribed for King Qaa

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
2889–2859 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, Tomb of king Qaa

Dimensions

Height x width: 4.8 x 4.5 cm (1 7/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7295

Medium or Technique

Indurated limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Abydos, tomb of King Qaa. 1901: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: August 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription