Dish

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 5120C Thieves' debris

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 19 cm (1 9/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-561

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Dish, red-brown ware, type 23-10-20, with white paint on interior, rough band at edge

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag, 5120C Thieves' debris. 1923: 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