Dark, hard, fine-grained basalt; perfect condition; handles drilled out on sides; interior shows the marks of the borer. From Mesa'eed.
From Mesaid (Mesa'eed) tomb 29 [M/29/1]. 1910: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government. (Accession Date: March 2, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition