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Diorite; white specked with gray and black; broken and mended; small pieces missing. From Zawiet-el-Aryan.

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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 3–4, 2649–2465 B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .047 H. .138 D.

Accession Number

11.2408

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels