Bowl with recurved rim

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2352 Z

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 23 cm (2 3/4 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

12-11-62

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: burnished redware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: carinated
Rim type: plain
Base: rounded
Surface Condition: slightly worn
Vessel Condition: subtle white chips on base
Decoration: incised band below the rim with three dots
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 2352 Z. 1912: 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