Bowl with recurved rim

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2625–2500 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7.5 x 12 cm (2 15/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.444

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Diorite; white; greenish-grayand black; no foot; broken and mended; pieces missing.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. 1911: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition