New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Thutmose III
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 278
Height x diameter: 6.35 x 5.8 cm (2 1/2 x 2 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
fine-grained; red-veined; drilled with borer; fine condition.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 278. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1911: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition