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Dish

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 5105 debris

Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 23 cm (1 3/4 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-440B

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Dish of hard red brown ware. Red-washed interior, large with fragments.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag. 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