Dish

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 534

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 14 cm (1 15/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-122

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bowl, round-bottomed, red-brown ware, red wash, hand-molded base, chipped rim; uneven

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag, 534. 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