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Rough green glaze. 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, Late First Intermediate to Early Middle Kingdom,, 2140–1783 B.C.

Findspot

Dendara, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.1 x 3.9 cm (1 1/4 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1087

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels