Carinated brown ware bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Giza, G 5080 C debris; Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Overall: 11 x 28.5 cm (4 5/16 x 11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.2719

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware: brown
Type: bowl
Profile: convex
Rim: carinated
Base: rounded
Surface: red polished
Condition: erosion, complete except for small rim chip, repaired and restored
Other: uneven when standing on base

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza, G 5080 C., debris of pit. / Exp.Ph. B 8705 (Lower right) / BG. 439

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition