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Model bowl

Fine-grained; drilled with borer; incised hieroglyphic name of Prince Kai on rim; heavy.

Provenance

Giza, Menkaura Queen's Temple. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, 1911.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, 2575–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

11.692

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels