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Brownware lid

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Snefru to Khufu
2575–2528 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 X

Accession Number

34-4-52

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: brownware
Vessel type: plate
Profile: convex
Rim type: plain
Top: flattened, with stirrup handle broken off
Surface Condition: interior blackened; scratched
Vessel Condition: six total fragments; incomplete
Decoration:
Other: object marked as pit 7

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000 X. 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