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Provenance

From El-Ahaiwa, tomb 226/4. 1947: part of the final shipment of objects excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and stored at Harvard Camp.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1–3, 3100–2630 B.C.

Findspot

El-Ahaiwa, Egypt

Dimensions

Height 5.2 cm, diameter 11.4 cm

Accession Number

47.1710

Medium or Technique

Porphyry

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels