Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Snefru to Khufu
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 X
Overall: 15 x 36 cm (5 7/8 x 14 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Large, convex lid with small stirrup handle and plain rim. Brownware; surface heavily eroded and black speckled with white deposits. Repaired and restored; some chips and large surface flakes missing.
From Giza, G 7000 X / Exp.Ph. B 8520 2/2 / BG. 453. 19?: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition