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Large pot stand

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple

Dimensions

Overall: 49 x 19 cm (19 5/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

47.2182

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Shape: cylindrical
Profile: slightly flaring
Rim type: everted
Base: missing
Surface:
Condition: all of base and most of rim are missing

‘21’ written on the base

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, . 19: 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