Dish

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1991–1783 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x diameter: 9.1 x 31.2 cm (3 9/16 x 12 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.1048

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Coarse, light red clay; small bottom, broadly flaring edge. Says “XII,” “175” on exterior.

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription