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Bowl

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period–early Middle Kingdom,
2140–1991 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x diameter: 5.5 x 13.5 cm (2 3/16 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1825

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Thin red clay. Piece out of edge.

Provenance

From Asyut. 1903: excavated by Emile Gaston Chassinat and Charles Palanque for the Institut francais d'archeologie orientale, Cairo; 1904: purchased for the MFA by Albert M. Lythgoe.

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund