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Miniature dish

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4340 A debris

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 10 cm (1 3/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1912

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Miniature concave dish with plain rim and flat base. Brownware, wet smoothed. Slight rim chip, otherwise good condition.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4340 A debris. G 14 Pot 10. 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