Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, El-Kab
Overall: 4 x 12.5 cm (1 9/16 x 4 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Small, straight sided dish with plain rim and flat base. Coarse Nile silt with straw temper; dark pink slip inside. Base and part of rim blackened. Rim nicked and worn.
From Elkab. 1897, excavated by J. E. Quibell for the Egyptian Research Account , assigned to the Egyptian Research Account in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the ERA in response for contributions..
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