Inscribed offering basin

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7939

Dimensions

Height: 6.4 cm Width: 12.6 cm Length: 19.4 cm

Accession Number

30-12-48

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Inscribed around rim for the King’s acquaintance, Khentetka

Provenance

From Giza, G 7939. 1930: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition