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Large straight sided dish

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4220 A chamber

Accession Number

14.1663

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: red brown
Vessel type: dish
Profile: straight
Rim type: plain
Base: flat
Surface Condition: red slip, black speckle, black smudge on center interior
Vessel Condition: exterior erosion, 11 fragments, complete
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 4220A chamber. 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