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Saucer

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Tanis (San el-Hagar)

Dimensions

Overall: 4.2 x 15.6 cm (1 5/8 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

86.738

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Coarse, light red clay; much blackened; low circular disc for foot; no projections or handles; concentric horizontal molded rings on surface.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription