Large spouted basin
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Snefru to Khufu
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 X
Overall: 21 x 47 cm (8 1/4 x 18 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Large, shallow basin with convex sides, plain rim, round base, pinched spout, and two ledge handles. Brownware with white slip. Repaired and nearly complete.
From Giza, G 7000 X / Exp.Ph. B 8403 (bottom) / BG. 454. 1934: 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