Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, reign of Neferkara Pepy II
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb of Impy, G 2381 A
Overall: 9 x 32 cm (3 9/16 x 12 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One of ten large, straight-sided, carinated dishes; rolled, everted rim; rounded base; fine red ware; haematite wash; dull polished; repaired, in 2 (pieces)
From Giza G 2381 A (tomb of Impy). 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, 1912. Assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. Accession date December 4, 1913.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition