Dish

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period, Dynasty 9–11
2100–2061 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Dendara

Dimensions

Overall: 7.1 x 14 cm (2 13/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1061

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fine, dark red clay; well modeled and finished. Edge chipped. From Denderah.

Provenance

From Dendara. 1898: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; presented to the MFA at the general meeting of the EEF.
(Accession Date: November 1, 1898)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription