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Straight-sided dish

Ware type: Body type: dish Profile: straight-sided Rim type: narrow neck, slightly everted Base: round Surface: red burnished Condition: incomplete, repaired Note with object says "out of BG444."

Provenance

From Giza, G2422A. 1936: 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 6, 2323–2150 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

36-6-40

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels