Egyptian Diorite Offering Bowl

Repaired from several pieces, some restoration.

Old Kingdom, Dynasty III-IV, circa 2625-2500 BC

ht: 2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) w: 8 5/16 in. (21.1 cm.)

#9156

French private collection, early 20th Century South African collection of Mr. Gawain McKinley, by the early 1980's. Acquired by Antiquarium, Ltd. from Mr. McKinley in New York, June 1990.

Published: Antiquarium Ltd.; Ancient Treasures XVI. (New York, 2017) p. 3

Comparanda: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology, Philadelphia obj. nos. E2269, E1281 Museo Archeologico Nazionale / Museo Egizio, Florence obj. nos. E2269, E1281