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Dish

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5080 C debris

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 22 cm (2 3/4 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

33-1-59c.3

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type:
Vessel type: dish, high shoulder
Profile: short neck
Rim type: plain, flaring
Base: round
Surface Condition:
Vessel Condition: incomplete, in four fragments
Decoration:
Other: vessel also has number 33-1-59c3[“3”circled]b

Provenance

From Giza, G5080C debris. 1933: 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