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Ware type: Vessel type: shoulder Profile: convex Rim type: rolled, flattened Base: flattened Surface Condition: Vessel Condition: repaired; incomplete Decoration: Other: vessel originally had a spout

Provenance

From Giza, G5080C debris. 1933: excavated by the Harvard University-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 5, 2465–2323 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 21.5 x 31 cm (8 7/16 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

33-1-59a.2

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels