Bowl

Egyptian
Roman Imperial Period
2nd century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 5.8 cm (1 3/16 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.758

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bowl. Coarse, light-red, rough clay; rim at top slightly projects; no foot; pointed bottom; hole broken through lower side; rim nicked.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar), house 44. 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription