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Miniature dish

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Snefru to Khufu
2575–2528 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 X

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 11 cm (9/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2648

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Miniature dish with straight sides, flat base, and plain rim. Brownware; surface worn. Two fragments.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000 X. Exp.Ph. B 8841 / 2/3. 1934: 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