Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan
Height x diameter: 6.9 x 24.3 cm (2 11/16 x 9 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The shape is convex. The base is rounded, and the rim is plain. The stone is broken and mended. About 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