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Redware rim fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Snefru to Khufu
2575–2528 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 X

Accession Number

47.1774

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One rim fragment repaired from many smaller pieces, about 90% complete. Redware with dark red slip on interior.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000 X. 1934: 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