Bowl

Egyptian


Object Place: Cypriote

Dimensions

Overall: 12.4 x 20.6 cm (4 7/8 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

87.637

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Coarse red clay; irregular flat bottom; rim around upper part and a projection on inside; edge a good deal nicked. Has “19” scratched on one side. Original TMS record listed (under context) the country as “Cypriote.”

Provenance

From pharoah's house at Tell Dafana (Daphnae). 1886: Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; 1887: given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription