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Pot stand

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple

Dimensions

Overall: 10 x 12 cm (3 15/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

47.2180

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Shape: trumpet shaped
Profile:
Rim type: rolled
Base: rolled
Surface: very worn, crumbly
Condition: incomplete base

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, . 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