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Ware type: Vessel type: shoulder Profile: straight sided Rim type: slightly everted Base: round Surface Condition: red burnished Vessel Condition: three total fragments (one body fragment, two rim fragments), part of rim still missing Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G2347x. 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: 9 x 22 cm (3 9/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.1071

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels