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Bottom of plate

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4630

Accession Number

14.975

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: red slip
Vessel type: constricted just above base
Profile:
Rim type:
Base: flat
Surface Condition: worn
Vessel Condition: 60% complete
Decoration:
Other: Flat bottomed shallow vessel constricted just above the base, plate. Reisner calls them pans.

Provenance

From Giza, G4630. 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