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Miniature dish

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 5.5 cm (9/16 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.1232

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Miniature dish, straight sides, plain rim, string cut base. Bronware. Rim nicked and chipped.

Provenance

From Giza. 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