Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5989 C, debris of pit
Overall: 25 x 51 cm (9 13/16 x 20 1/16 in.)
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Large, convex basin with rolled rim and narrow, flattened base; deep, open spout. Brownware with red slip; surface heavily eroded. Repaired and restored in plaster.
From Giza, tomb G 5989 C, debris of pit. 1933: 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