Requires Photography

Dish

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5080 C debris

Dimensions

Overall: 8 x 20 cm (3 1/8 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

33-1-59c.5

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
Base:
Surface Condition:
Vessel Condition: incomplete, in two fragments
Decoration:
Other: vessel also has number 33-1-59c2[“2”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