Fragments of a dish

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5 (?)
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2370 A

Dimensions

Depth: 21.5 cm (8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3142

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The stone is gray and black. The rim is plain. It is broken into one large fragment and at least three smaller fragments. It is broken and mended. Fragments are missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1913: 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: Giza G 2370 A
1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition