Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Snefru to Khufu
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 X
Overall: 1.5 x 8.7 cm (9/16 x 3 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Miniature dish with straight sides, wide flat base, and plain rim. Brownware with faint white slip. Complete, excellent condition, except for one small rim chip. “888/7” written on interior.
From Giza, G 7000 X / Exp.Ph. C 13435 1/4 / BG. 455. 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