Carinated bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4822 B

Dimensions

Overall: 15 x 27.5 cm (5 7/8 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1209

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Body type: bowl
Profile: carinated
Rim type: everted
Base: round
Surface: red burnished
Condition: cracked along base, chipped along rim

Provenance

From Giza, G4822B. 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