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Four holes in edge for suspension; incised lines in groups near top. From Denderah.

Provenance

From Dendara. 1898: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; presented to the MFA at the general meeting of the EEF. (Accession Date: November 1, 1898)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom to Second Intermediate Period, 1991–1540 B.C.

Findspot

Dendara, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 6.3 x 10.5 cm (2 1/2 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1074

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels