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Dish

Ware type: redware Vessel type: dish Profile: convex Rim type: plain Base: rounded Surface Condition: red slip Vessel Condition: four total fragments; complete, except for small rim fragment Decoration: Other: 4740 written twice in pencil on one fragment

Provenance

From Giza, G 4740 A, shaft. 1913: 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 4, 2575–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 24 cm (2 3/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5694

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels