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Small offering saucer

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2382 Y, passage E, holes

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.7 x 6.1 cm (11/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3310

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rough offering vessel, bored and rubbed.

Provenance

From Giza G2382Y / passage E, holes. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition