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Dish

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 524 debris

Dimensions

Overall: 6.4 x 19.5 cm (2 1/2 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-366

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Flat dish in pieces, hard red brown ware, red polish both surfaces

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag 524. 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