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Bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, 2422 Pit A

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 23 cm (3 3/4 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2720

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Straight-sided dish; round base; narrow neck; everted rim; red burnished; incomplete, has been repaired.

Provenance

From Giza; G 2422 Pit A. Exp.Ph. B 8726 (3rd row, right). 1936: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition