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Bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4620 A

Accession Number

14.1481

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: brownware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: concave
Rim type: plain
Base: flat
Surface Condition: red burnished; black speckled; erosion at base
Vessel Condition: five total fragments; about 40% complete; repaired
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 4620 A. 1914: 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