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Ten fragments of two alabaster bowls, [Type X c]. Illustration: Yes. Illustration scale: 1:2

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_33-1-6
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Classification
    Vessels
  • Findspot
    Pit G 2120 A, debris of pit itself
  • Material
    Alabaster
  • Dimensions
    Height: a) ca 12 cm; b) 7+ cm Diameter: a) ca 40 cm; b) ca 40 cm
  • Credit Line
    Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Object Ownership Information
    MFA accession number: 33.1206
  • Date of Register Entry
    01/01/1933, 01/02/1933, 01/04/1933
  • Remarks
    Excavated on three succeeding days: January 1 (two fragments) January 2 (two fragments), January 4 (six fragments).
  • Problems/Questions
    MFA accession number verified

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 2120

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Unpublished Documents 2

Full Bibliography

  • Reisner, George A. A History of the Giza Necropolis 1. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1942, p. 426, fig. 245, p. 429.

    Reisner, George A., and William Stevenson Smith. The Tomb of Hetep-Heres the Mother of Cheops: a Study of Egyptian Civilization in the Old Kingdom. A History of the Giza Necropolis 2. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1955, p. 101.

Photos 3