Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 482/x
Height x diameter: 5.9 x 7.4 cm (2 5/16 x 2 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The stone is yellow. It is pierced with three triangular holes. The base is flat, and the rim is rolled and everted. It is broken and mended. About one third of the stand is missing.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 482/X. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1911: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition