Redware dish

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 19.5 cm (2 3/4 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.1892

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Dish with straight, vertical sides; plain rim; round base. Slipped and burnished redware. Slight white deposits on surface at spots. Small crack and small pit on exterior at base; condition otherwise good.

Provenance

Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe in Egypt.

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund