Round-bottomed dish fragment
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan
Diameter: 23.6 cm (9 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone is clear with a milky streak. The shape is convex. The base is rounded, and the rim is plain. It is broken and mended. Fragments are 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