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Ring stand fragments

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4340 A, debris in shaft

Accession Number

13.5609

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: red-brown
Vessel type: pot stand
Profile: ring
Rim type: inverted; rolled
Base:
Surface Condition:
Vessel Condition: four total fragments, one of which does not match
Decoration:
Other: three fragments possibly match footed bowl, 13-10-51a.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4340 A, debris in shaft. 1950: 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