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Miscellaneous fragments

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4733 E

Accession Number

14-2-123

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Thirteen fragments of Nile clay red-brownware; smoothed, unslipped. Large flat plate or bread tray with flat base, unfinished on underside, slightly rolled rim, and thick walls; white deposits on surface.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4733 E. 1914: 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