Bowl with ridged rim

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple sub 302

Dimensions

Overall: 8 x 19.5 cm (3 1/8 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1932

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Body type: bowl
Profile: straight-sided
Rim type: ridged
Base: wide, flat
Condition: bowl, plus 4 (four) small rim fragments

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple sub 302. 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