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Bowls

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4–6 (?)
2575–2150 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Giza; Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple

Accession Number

11.1230a-f

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Alabaster; six fragments of three fine bowls, wrongly numbered 11.1271a-e. Marked III, 11 and 12.

Provenance

Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. 1911: excavated by Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition