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Large plate with vertical rim

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4440 A

Accession Number

13.5683

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: light red-brownware
Vessel type: plate
Profile: straight sided
Rim type: plain, vertical
Base: rounded
Surface Condition: white slip
Vessel Condition: six total fragments; incomplete
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 4440 A. 1913: 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