Miniature straight sided bowl
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 33/1
Height x diameter: 6.6 x 12.5 cm (2 5/8 x 4 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone is fine-grained and horizontal brown-veined. The base is flat, and the rim is plain. It is broken and mended. The rim is nicked. Otherwise, it is complete.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 33/1. 1910-11: 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.
(Accession date: October 19, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition