Bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, tomb 123

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

M/123/1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bowl with a burnished, rounded base, chipped rim, and a mineral deposit on the interior.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 123 [M/123/1]. 1910: 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