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Ware type: red-brown Vessel type: potstand Profile: straight sided, everted Rim type: plain Base: concave Surface Condition: black speckled Vessel Condition: base broken; about 80% complete Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 4530 A, shaft and chamber. 1914: 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: 5.5 x 6 cm (2 3/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1022

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels