Fragments of a convex dish
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500
Height x diameter: 10.5 x 21.8 cm (4 1/8 x 8 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone is milky white with translucent bronze color patches. The rim is plain. It is broken and mended. The base and one side of the dish are missing.
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