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Cup

Decayed blue glaze. Cracked and chipped but about complete. Contains organic dust. Vessel of pale green color.

Provenance

From Giza, South of G 7510, in cross street. March 1929: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

31.802

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels