Brownware plate fragments
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Snefru to Khufu
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 X
Overall: 5 x 36 cm (1 15/16 x 14 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Large convex plate with inverted, slightly rolled rim and round base. Smoothed brownware. Nine total fragments, broken from previous heavy restoration in plaster (several fragments of plaster), with several small flakes. Exterior slip cracked.
From Giza, G 7000 X. 1934: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition