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Fragments of a plate

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, 2422 Pit A

Accession Number

36-6-39

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type:
Body type: plate
Profile: convex
Rim type: plain; narrow neck
Base: round
Surface:
Condition: incomplete; reconstructed
Decoration:
7 (seven) total fragments.

Provenance

From Giza, 2422 Pit A. 1936: 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