Fragment of a small vessel
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5330 A, offering room debris
Height x diameter: 3.6 x 4.0 cm (1 7/16 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster has a gray vein through it. Object register lists two or three handles, only one present, but is scalloped so might appear as more than two.
From Giza, G5330, offering room debris. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition