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Vessel fragments

Two fragments of brown glazed pottery. Yellow pattern on the inside, black on the outside. Islamic pottery.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, fragment of G 7550B in debris of chamber 28-5-138. 1928 : 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, Byzantine (Coptic) Period, about mid 7th–9th century

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall (Fragment A): 4.8 x 7.1 x 0.5 cm (1 7/8 x 2 13/16 x 3/16 in.) Overall (Fragment B): 2.6 x 4.7 x 0.5 cm (1 x 1 7/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1504

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels