Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500
Height x depth: 15.8 x 10.5 cm (6 1/4 x 4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The stone has horizontal wavy bands of white and brown. The base is flat, and the rim is flattened and everted. The boring of the exterior had just begun. The rim is chipped.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500. 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