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Dish with double-grooved rim

Ware type: red burnished Body type: shoulder Profile: convex Rim type: double-grooved Base: round Condition: broken and incomplete; repaired but still broken in places

Provenance

From Giza, 2422A. 1936: 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 11 x 26 cm (4 5/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

36-6-43

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels