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Pink to pale-yellow alabaster; plain rim; rounded bottom; broken in three pieces and mended. One small chip missing, otherwise complete.

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 7330 A. June 1934: 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: 7 x 25.7 cm (2 3/4 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1671

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels