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Red clay, turned on wheel; crude work; good condition except for broken foot.

Provenance

From Abydos. 1911: 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: August 3, 1911)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late New Kingdom, Dynasty 19–20, 1295–1070 B.C.

Object Place

Abydos, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 10 x 7 cm (3 15/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.1463

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels