Vessel

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 12.5 x 6.5 cm (4 15/16 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.1508

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Syenite (?) mended.

Provenance

Said to be from Sheikh Ali (Abadiya). 1903: Purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe for £3. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accessioned on: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund