Old Kingdom, Dynasty 3
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan
Height x diameter: 4.3 x 16.6 cm (1 11/16 x 6 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The stone is gray speckled with black. The shape is convex. The base is rounded, and the rim is plain. Three small rim fragments are separated from the dish. It is broken and mended. Over half of the dish is missing.
From Zawyet el-Aryan. 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