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Ware type: coarse redware Vessel type: potstand Profile: elongated, slender profile; flares at either end Rim type: collared Base: wide, flaring Surface Condition: traces of white slip; surface heavily eroded, flaking Vessel Condition: about 90% complete Decoration: Other: found on shelf T,...

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Provenance

From Giza G 2330 = G 5380. 1912: 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 (?), 2649–2100 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 25 x 16 (diameter of base) x 5.5 cm (diameter of stem) (9 13/16 x 6 5/16 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

12-10-67

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels