Bowl

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 550

Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 11 cm (2 3/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-28

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Spouted bowl and fragment of a second. HCRBW, purple centered, red wash inside and out. Polish on rim and outside.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag. 1923: 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