Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan
Height x diameter: 5.2 x 10.2 cm (2 1/16 x 4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone is fine-grained and white veined. The base is flat, and the rim is plain. The rim is nicked. Otherwise, it is complete.
From Zawyet el-Aryan. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition