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Vessel fragment

This is a rim fragment from a bowl. A floral design including a rosette and a head of the fetish of Hator is incised on the outside.

Provenance

From Giza, Avenue 3, block debris.1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 x 0.2 x 9.5 cm (5/8 x 1/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

25-12-507

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels