Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Snefru to Khufu
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 X
Overall: 15 x 35 cm (5 7/8 x 13 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Convex lid with plain rim, flattened top, stirrup handle. Red-brownware with black speckled surface and white deposits. Broken, repaired, and restored with plaster.
From Giza, tomb G 7000 X. 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