Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, El-Kab
Overall: 5 x 14 cm (1 15/16 x 5 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Small, straight sided dish with plain rim and flat base. Coarse Nile silt with straw temper; interior slipped and whitened at base. Somewhat irregularly formed. Slight surface erosion; good condition. Card found with object notes, “Sec 8/K2, 97.1031, El-Kab, C/D1 drawn PL 1/26/97”.
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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