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Fragment of New Year's flask

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris G 7430

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 2 x 0.4 cm (9/16 x 13/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.3013

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment from inscribed vertical “band of New Year’s bottle. Green glaze outside. Hard gray paste. Avenue 3 debris.

Provenance

From Egypt. Giza; Avenue 3 debris G 7430: 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