New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan
Height x diameter: 3 x 4 cm (1 3/16 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone is fine-grained and wavy lined. The base is flat and splayed, and the rim is flattened and everted. The interior is bored. There is no lid. It is complete and in good condition.
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