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Vase

Alabaster; fine-grained; wavy-lined; spout modeled on shoulder; broken and mended; small pieces missing. From Zawiet-el-Aryan.

Provenance

From Zawiyet el-Aryan (Accession Date: October 19, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3, 2605–2575 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Findspot

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Accession Number

11.2397

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels