Bowl with carinated rim

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period
2960–2649 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, S.F. 120

Dimensions

Height x width: 2.4 x 5.2 cm (15/16 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3728

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The stone is gray and black speckled. The shape is convex. The base is rounded. It is complete.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag. S.F.120

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition