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Bowl

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The stone is black with white flakes. The base is flat. More than half of the bowl is missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Zawiyet el-Aryan. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. Findspot Information: From Zawiyet el-Aryan. Z / debris

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Height x depth: 4.5 x 8.4 cm (1 3/4 x 3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2547

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels