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Bowl with recurved rim

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, III 22 N.W.

Dimensions

Height x width: 5.0 x 11.2 cm (1 15/16 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.625a-b

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Diorite; white and greenish-black; broken and mended; pieces missing.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, III 22 N.W. 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