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Convex dish

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The stone is mottled white and clear. The base is flat, and the rim is plain. The surface is cracked. The rim is chipped. Otherwise, it is complete.

Provenance

Tarkhan, Tomb 1973

Credit Line

Gift of British School of Archaeology in Egypt

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, 2960–2649 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.3 cm (7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.2810

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels