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Base of pot stand

Ware type: orangish wash Vessel type: stand Profile: flared Rim type: rolled Base: everted Surface Condition: Vessel Condition: base only Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G4631B chamber. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-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

Overall: 12.5 x 14 cm (4 15/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

14.994

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels