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Accessory to serving statuette: brazier

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Round brazier; traces of red, brown and black paint; top has four concentric rings around checkerboard pattern. Said to have been found together with wooden statue 47.1455.

Provenance

Gift of Mr. Meguid Sameda, Dec.11, 1947.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Meguid Sameda

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, 2465–2323 B.C.

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 12 cm (1 3/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

47.1563

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture