Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500
Height x diameter: 6.6 x 21.9 cm (2 5/8 x 8 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The stone is white veined with black. It is incised with the Horus name of Khaba on the interior. The shape is convex. The base is rounded, and the rim is plain. It is broken and mended. Small fragments are missing. It is incrusted on the outside.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1911: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: October 19, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition