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Cretan pot, black glazed

Black glazed bowl; worn and mended; parts of side missing. Carinated profile with a flat base and a plain, slightly inverted rim.

Provenance

From Abydos, locus M81. 1903: 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: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1, 2960–2770 B.C.

Findspot

Abydos, Egypt

Accession Number

03.1782

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels