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Fragment of a plate

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic dynasty)–Roman Imp
332 B.C.–A.D. 337


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, in debris south of G 7650 between it and G 7660

Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 5.8 x 0.6 cm (2 3/16 x 2 5/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1462

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of a Roman sigalata plate. Trace of design of birds.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, in radim south of G 7650 between it and G 7660. 1928 : 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