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Convex dish

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It is thick and heavy. The base is rounded, and the rim is plain. It is complete. The surface is rough and worn.

Provenance

From Hierakonpolis. 1898: Excavated by J. E. Quibell for the Egyptian Research Account, given to the MFA by the Egyptian Research Account. (Accession date: November 1, 1898)

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription

Egyptian,

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Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 3.5 x 12 cm (1 3/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1012

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels