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Pot stand

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple I - 355

Dimensions

Overall: 15 x 12 cm (5 7/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

47.1908

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Body type: flaring cylinder
Profile: irregular
Rim type: missing
Base: very thick, plain
Surface Condition: incomplete
Decoration: none, but coils are discernible.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple I- 355. 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