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Bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, sub 302

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 25 cm (5 1/2 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.2105

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Profile: straight sided
Rim type: ridged, inverted
Base: round
Surface Condition: complete; in good condition
Decoration: none

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, sub 302 32 (= “I 302 sub 52”). 19: 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