Stand

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 5120C Thieves' debris

Dimensions

Overall: 26 x 10.5 cm (10 1/4 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-559

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Potstand, red-brown ware, red wash, hand-molded base, wet-incised lines spinally

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag, 5120C Thieves' debris. 1923: 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