Pottery Ladle

Egyptian, possibly Rubayyat, Fayoum, Egypt, Africa

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Coarse Nile silt, thrown on wheel, string cut base

Overall: 2 5/16 x 3 7/8 x 4 3/8 in. (5.9 x 9.9 x 11.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

39.64.6699

Geography/Culture

Africa, Northern Africa, Egypt

Object Name

Vessel

Classification

Ancient Egypt

Africa

Not on view

Inscription

Archaeologist’s label: large ink “R”

Provenance

British School of Archaeology in Egypt (Univeristy College, London); Museum and Art Gallery Reading, England; sold to present collection, 1939.

Old Number

Reading Museum: no number

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