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Bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Giza; Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .135 D. .088 H.

Accession Number

11.1155

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Diorite; bowl, with out-turned rim, translucent white with black streaks; broken and mended.

Provenance

Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. 1911: excavated by Harvard University- Museum of Fine Arts expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition