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Diorite; flat-bottomed, with internal rim; broken, and mended by Mr. Young; piece of rim missing.

Provenance

From Giza; tomb G 2347 a. November 1935: excavated by the Harvard University - Museum of Fine Arts Expedition. Brought from Harvard Camp in 1947.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, 2575–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 12 x 21.5 cm (4 3/4 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1658

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels