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Base fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4813 C

Dimensions

Overall: 17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

15-11-78a

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: redware
Vessel type:
Profile: tall
Rim type:
Base: small, flat
Surface Condition:
Vessel Condition:
Decoration:
Other: base fragment of a jar

Provenance

From Giza, G4813C. 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