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Convex plate

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2422 A

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 24 cm (1 9/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

36-6-30

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Body type: plate
Profile: convex
Rim type: plain, ridged
Base: round
Surface: red burnished
Condition: incomplete, repaired

Provenance

From Giza, G2422A. 1936: 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