Carinated bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2575–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 1223, debris of pit

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 8.2 x 22 cm (3 1/4 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.1472

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

It has a red/orange polished slip. The base is rounded. It is broken and mended. It is complete.

Provenance

From Giza, G 1223, debris of pit. 1934: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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