Dish

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 5005

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 17 cm (1 9/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-316A

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Shallow flaring dish, red brown ware, red wash, type 23-11-221

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag. 1923: 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