Bowl

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1991–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 519 debris

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 8 x 10.5 cm (3 1/8 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-31

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Relief ornament below rim. Red brown ware, red wash, somewhat irregular

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag 519. 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