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Round offering table

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3
2649–2575 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .045 H. .322 D.

Accession Number

11.2393

Medium or Technique

Porphyry

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Porphyry; black and white; broken and mended; many pieces missing.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan Z 500. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition