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Coarse red clay, cylindrical without a bottom. White deposit inside and outside. 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, Old Kingdom to First Intermediate Period, Dynast, 2150–2040 B.C.

Findspot

Dendara, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 22.3 x 15.7 cm (8 3/4 x 6 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1058

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels