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Small pots

There is one complete small pot and four fragments of small pots, all flat bottomed and straight-sided. The Object Register states "four small paint pots?".

Provenance

From Giza, pit 7620 O. 1926: 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, Late Period, Dynasty 26, 688–525 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

1.5 x 3.3 cm (9/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2598

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels