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Pottery offering stand with bowl shaped top with pinched wavy rim (lip spouts), [(Mycerinus) Type XXI]; now in twenty-one pieces, incomplete, lower part missing.

Details

  • ID
    MFAB_47.2140
  • Department
    Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
  • Classification
    Vessels
  • Findspot
    Menkaure Valley Temple (MVT / I 317-350)
  • Material
    Pottery
  • Credit Line
    Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Object Ownership Information
    MFA
  • Period
    Old Kingdom
  • Notes
    This object was excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, but was not recorded in any object register book. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Tombs and Monuments 1

Full Bibliography

  • Reisner, George A. Mycerinus: The Temples of the Third Pyramid at Giza. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1931, p. 220, p. 221, fig. 70 no. 1, p. 269.

Photos 4