Footed vessel

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Snefru to Khufu
2575–2528 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 24.5 x 34 cm (9 5/8 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.2691

Medium or Technique

Pottery (Nile silt clay)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Brown ware. Broken in two and mended, otherwise perfect.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000 X. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1937: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.
(Accession Date: August 1, 1937)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition