Large carinated dish

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, reign of Neferkara Pepy II
2246–2152 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb of Impy, G 2381 A

Dimensions

Overall: 11 x 32 cm (4 5/16 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3280

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Carinated, straight-sided dish; round base; plain rim; burnished red-brown ware; complete, but repaired. See card 13.3272-81.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2381 A (tomb of Impy). 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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