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Bottle fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7520 A, debris of pit

Dimensions

Overall: 5.9 x 7.8 x 0.5 cm (2 5/16 x 3 1/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1706

Medium or Technique

Frit

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

It consists of a fragment of New Year’s bottle. The curved side has incised, geometric decoration.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, Pit G 7520A, debris of pit, 1927 : 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