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Long-necked flask

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Tiny kohl pot with bulbous body and straight neck with rolled rim. Two spots on sides slightly flattened, otherwise perfect.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza 7011 C. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. History of Ownership: From Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

26-1-391

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels