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Red brown ware dish

Ware type: red brown Vessel type: dish Profile: convex Rim type: plain Base: missing Surface Condition: black speckle Vessel Condition: 10 fragments, incomplete, erosion on exterior, repaired Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 4530A. 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

14.1027.2

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels