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Large spouted basin

Wide bowl with large spout and two ledge handles; light brown ware. Broken, mended, but nearly complete. Hetepheres I

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 7000 X. 1926: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1937: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khufu, 2585–2560 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

37.2681

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels