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Dish with flattened rim

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4220 A

Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 20 cm (1 3/4 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1887

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Convex dish, slightly carinated on one side; rounded base; wide, flattened rim. Orangish interior, black speckled; interior darker. Broken and repaired; complete, except for small rim chips.

Provenance

From Giza, G4220A Chamber. G 14 Pot 4. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition