Offering basin of Khnumu
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, tomb G 2009
Height x length x depth: 13.3 x 36.6 x 21.9 cm (5 1/4 x 14 7/16 x 8 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Out on Loan
On display at Houston Museum of Natural Science, TX, May 17, 2013 – June 30, 2020
Rather deep rectangular trough, around which is the offering formula for the gardener Khnumuw; well preserved.
From Giza, tomb G 2009 A. 1906: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1906: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition