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Fragments of a dish

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The stone is gray and black. The rim is plain. It is broken into one large fragment and at least three smaller fragments. It is broken and mended. Fragments are missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1913: 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. Findspot Information: Giza G 2370 A 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5 (?), 2465–2323 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Depth: 21.5 cm (8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3142

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels