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Pot stand

Ware type: marl Vessel type: pot stand Profile: tall Rim type: rolled Base: Surface Condition: Vessel Condition: both ends broken Decoration: Other: pot marked as 28-5-48(1)

Provenance

From Giza, G 7525. 1928: 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 4–5, 2575–2323 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 29 x 10 cm (11 7/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1486

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels