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C ware oval dish

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Ware type: C ware Vessel type: oval dish Profile: convex Rim type: plain Base: rounded Surface Condition: excellent Vessel Condition: perfect, reconstructed Decoration: decorated with six white triangles, inside are smaller concentric triangles Other:

Provenance

1904: purchased in Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe for the MFA.

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada I, 3850–3650 B.C.

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Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 17 cm (1 3/4 x 6 11/16 in.) Overall (d, base): 12 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

04.1812

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels