Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, Tomb 5203
Width x length: 2.5 x 3.6 cm (1 x 1 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster. Fragment from shoulder of vase. Part of incised inscription filled with blue color. Glue? on dressed edge. 24.724 is part of same vessel.
From Sheikh Farag: S.F.5203. November 1923: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1924: received by the MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition