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Fragment of pot

Red with black top and black inside. Period of Libyan invasion?

Provenance

From Abydos, tomb D 93. 1901: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: October 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom to Second Intermediate Period, Dynasty 11–13, 2061–1700 B.C.

Findspot

Abydos, Egypt

Accession Number

01.7422

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels