Inscribed disc lid
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tell I, Trench 2, Room H
Diameter: 5.3 cm (2 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The alabaster, inscribed with cartouche of Pepy I, is filled in with blue. Fragments are missing.
From Kerma. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date: December 4, 1913)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition