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Plate fragments

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4530 A

Accession Number

14.1027.1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: red-brown
Vessel type: plate
Profile: concave
Rim type: plain
Base:
Surface Condition: some black specks on surface
Vessel Condition: 85% complete; four fragments
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 4530 A. 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