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Ring stand

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Ware type: brown Vessel type: ring stand Profile: short, thick Rim type: slightly rolled Base: flaring Surface Condition: worn, some chips; traces of white encrustation Vessel Condition: complete, except for rim chips; overall, good condition Decoration: Other: belongs with 20.1901

Provenance

From Giza, G 4340 A, debris in shaft. 19: 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: 6 x 6 cm (2 3/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5819.1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels