Handle fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Avenue 3, black debris

Dimensions

Overall: 0.5 x 1.5 cm (3/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2987

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This is a fragment of the handle of a vessel, which is incised on the outer and inner sides. It has a blue glaze.

Provenance

From Giza, Avenue 3, black debris. 1925: 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