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Vessel fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, possibly from Giza, Zawiet, or Abydos.

Dimensions

Thickness x Width x length: 0.5 x 3.5 x 4.5 cm (3/16 x 1 3/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

47.2035

Medium or Technique

Slate

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Flat, smooth slate fragment with short rim.

Provenance

This box was found with Giza model vessels and model offerings. An object from Abydos and one from Zawiet were also present. This object is possibly from Giza, Zawiet, or Abydos.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition