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Pottery sherd

Red ware, yellow slip on outside, whirl marks on inside. Bears one line of hieratic writing, from Pap. Millingen 1, 11: [=unable to enter mark=].


Provenance unknown. 1947: 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, New Kingdom, Dynasty 19–20, 1295–1070 B.C.

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Red ware


The Ancient World