Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2
Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, Tomb of Khasekhemwy
Overall (a): 2 x 12.8 cm (13/16 x 5 1/16 in.) Overall (b): 4.7 x 2.1 cm (1 7/8 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Eight sided and fluted, hollow, drilled and discolored.
From Abydos, tomb of Khasekhemwy. 1901: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: October 1, 1901)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription