Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Snefru to Khufu
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 X
Legacy dimension: H. .496 m. Diameter at top .472 m.
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Large, deep basin with thick walls, flattened rim and flat base. Incised line below rim; circular hole in base. Brownware with black speckling, plaster on surface. Repaired and restored in plaster, small holes in body.
From Giza, G 7000 X / Exp.Ph. C 13569. 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