Carinated bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4630 A (Medunefer) shaft G 14 Pot 6

Dimensions

Overall: 8 x 24.9 cm (3 1/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1893

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Carinated bowl with everted rim and round base. Redware with red slip and burnish. Broken and repaired. Complete, except for three small rim chips.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4630A (Medunefer) shaft G 14 Pot 6. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition