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Light red clay; painted bands and borders of light blue and brown on one side only.

Provenance

From Abydos, tomb of Osiris. 1901: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: October 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Second Intermediate Period, Dynasty 17, 1580–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Abydos, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 20 x 11 cm (7 7/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7425

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels