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Bowl

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


Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 x 12.5 cm (2 9/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1828

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Thin red clay, rough surface.

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