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Ware type: light brownware Vessel type: miniature plate Profile: straight sided with flattened profile; thick walls Rim type: plain Base: wide, flat Surface Condition: wet smoothed Vessel Condition: surface worn, rim chipped Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 4640 A, chamber. 1913: 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 4, 2575–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 9 cm (9/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-12-14g

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels