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Dish

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 5015

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.5 cm (6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-139

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Flaring dish, red brown ware, type 23-10-20

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