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Large carinated dish

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Carinated, straight-sided dish; round base; plain rim; burnished red-brown ware; complete, but repaired. See card 13.3272-81.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2381 A (tomb of Impy). 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, reign of Neferkara Pepy II, 2246–2152 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 11 x 32 cm (4 5/16 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3280

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels