Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7440 E
Height x diameter: 1.8 x 3.7 cm (11/16 x 1 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Egypt: Old Kingdom Funerary Arts Gallery (Gallery 105B)
Model bowl. One of five models of deep bowls (27.1483 to 27.1487, or 27-5-30 to 27-5-34). Flat bottom, straight sides, round rim.
From Giza, tomb G 7440 Z. 1927: 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.
(Accession date May 27, 1927)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition