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Large carinated dish

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Accession Number

13.3281

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large straight-sided, carinated dish; slightly everted rim; round base; fine red ware; haematite wash; dull polished. See card 13.3272-81. In many fragments.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2381 A (Impy)/410. 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