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Ring stand

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4733 E, C5699

Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 12.5 cm (4 1/8 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

14-2-123a

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: no burnish or slip
Vessel type: cylinder ring stand
Profile: straight sided
Rim type: plain
Base:
Surface Condition:
Vessel Condition: complete, part of rim chipped off
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G4733E, C5699. 1914: 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