Dish

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 534

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 16 cm (1 3/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-258A

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of two shallow dishes or saucers, red brown ware, type 23-10-25

Provenance

From Sheikh 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