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Fragment of New Year's flask

Shoulder fragment of "New Year's" bottle. Green glaze. Blue paste. Hard baked.

Provenance

From Egypt. Giza; Avenue 3 debris. 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: 2.6 x 4.1 x 0.3 cm (1 x 1 5/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2962

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels