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Bottle fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7050 B shaft debris

Dimensions

2.3 x 3.8 cm (7/8 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

26-2-48

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This consists of a fragment from a neck and mouth of a bottle, apparently it had one handle. The hole is bored vertically.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7050B, shaft debris. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition