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Fragment of vessel

Rim fragment of a shallow model vessel.

Provenance

This box was found with Giza model vessels and model offerings. An object from Abydos and one from Zawiyet were also present. This object is possibly from Giza, Zawiyet, or Abydos.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, 2649–2134 B.C.

Findspot

possibly from Giza, Zawiyet, or Abydos., Egypt

Dimensions

Thickness x Width x length:1.0 x 3.6 x 4.7 cm (3/8 x 1 7/16 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.2039

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels