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Fragment of a vessel

Fragment of a small pear-shaped vessel. Vessel fragment of bluish- green glaze.

Provenance

From Giza, G 5330, offering room debris. 1914: 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, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, 2323–2150 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.9 x 0.5 x 3.7 cm (1 9/16 x 3/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1710

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels