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Fragment of New Year's flask

Fragment from inscribed vertical "band of New Year's bottle. Green glaze outside. Hard gray paste. Avenue 3 debris.

Provenance

From Egypt. Giza; Avenue 3 debris G 7430: 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

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 2 x 0.4 cm (9/16 x 13/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.3013

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels