Offering basin of Iyankhenef

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 1119

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 22.5 x 34.6 x 12 cm (8 7/8 x 13 5/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.3283

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

With rectangular basin; limestone; inscribed around top rim.

Provenance

From Giza, G 1119. 1913: 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: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition