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Incomplete plate and fragments

Ware type: Body type: plate Profile: carinated Rim type: everted Base: flattened Surface: burnished Condition: incomplete, repaired Decoration: Two fragments were found with object in storage, but are not part of object.

Provenance

From Giza, 2422 Pit A. 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, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, 2323–2150 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 25 cm (1 15/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

36-6-34

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels