Carinated bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4630 A shaft

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 17.5 cm (3 3/4 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1892

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Carinated bowl with round base and plain rim. Polished redware; surface slightly worn. Broken, repaired, and restored with plaster.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4630 A shaft. G 14 Pot 6. 1914: 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