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Fragment of a bowl

White stone, veined with black; incised Horus name of Khaba; broken and mended; most of rim missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Zawiyet 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. Findspot Information: From Zawiyet el-Aryan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3, 2649–2575 B.C.

Accession Number

11.2336

Medium or Technique

Dolomite (?)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels