Deep basin

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khufu
2585–2560 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb 7000 X

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 54 x 61 cm (21 1/4 x 24 in.)

Accession Number

47.2068

Medium or Technique

Pottery (redware)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Deep vat, redware.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000x, Tomb of Hetepheres. 1926: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1947: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition