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Potstand

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4–5
2575–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7520, G 7530-7540, G 7530

Dimensions

Overall: 29 x 9 cm (11 7/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1533

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: polished redware
Vessel type: stand
Profile: tall
Rim type:
Base:
Surface Condition: polished
Vessel Condition: broken at ends; one fragment
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 7520, G 7530-7540, G 7530. 1928: 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