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Brownware bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4240 A

Accession Number

13.5647

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: brownware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: convex
Rim type: inverted
Base: flat
Surface Condition: pitted and flaked
Vessel Condition: twenty-six total fragments
Decoration: incised below rim; double incised base
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 4240 A. 1913: 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