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Large straight sided dish

Ware type: red brown Vessel type: dish Profile: straight Rim type: plain Base: flat Surface Condition: red slip, black speckle, black smudge on center interior Vessel Condition: exterior erosion, 11 fragments, complete Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 4220A chamber. 1914: 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 4, 2575–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

14.1663

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels