Dish

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2347 x

Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 22 cm (3 9/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.1071

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type:
Vessel type: shoulder
Profile: straight sided
Rim type: slightly everted
Base: round
Surface Condition: red burnished
Vessel Condition: three total fragments (one body fragment, two rim fragments), part of rim still missing
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G2347x. 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