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Offering slab

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With rectangular basin; limestone; inscribed around top rim. [shelf note indicates it used to be located in Bas. C. shelf I-4]

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, northeast of G 1165. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .217 x .385

Accession Number

13.3282

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects