New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 60/x
Height x diameter: 3.8 x 3.7 cm (1 1/2 x 1 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone is fine-grained. The interior is partly filled with gray matter. The base is flat and splayed, and the rim is flattened and everted. There is no lid. The base is nicked. Otherwise, it is complete.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 60/x. 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