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Provenance

From Abydos, tomb of King Khasekhemwy. 1901: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: August 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2, 2750–2649 B.C.

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 5 x 19 cm (1 15/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

01.7284

Medium or Technique

Anorthosite gneiss

Not on View

OL2

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels