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Carinated bowl fragments

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4720 A

Accession Number

14.1466

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: redware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: carinated
Rim type: everted
Base: rounded
Surface Condition: worn on interior and exterior
Vessel Condition: seven total fragments; about 40% complete
Decoration:
Other: found in a box with 14-3-53 on shelf CC, section 6, 0A02 Basement South.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4720 A. 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