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Fragments of a small dish

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 25–30
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Tanis, San-el-Hagar, house 41

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 3.4 x 3.5 cm (1 9/16 x 1 5/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

86.791

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragments of small dish. Pale green glaze. Fractures show pale pinkish white. “A” = circular disc, bottom of vessel, remains of three rough spots. “B” = fragments of upper rim. “G” = another small fragment of a rim. “C, D, E, F” = portions of a curved body. 4 pieces.
P.5120a marked “Disposed of Jan.2, 1907”

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar), house 41. 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription