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Brownware bowl fragments

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Snefru to Khufu
2575–2528 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 X

Accession Number

47.1775

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: brownware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: carinated
Rim type: angled, inverted
Base: flat
Surface Condition: white streaks on exterior; interior heavily eroded
Vessel Condition: eleven total fragments, two of which are from a plaster restoration; broken, repaired, and restored in plaster; incomplete

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000 X. 1934: 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