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Coarse bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 11 cm (1 15/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2948

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small bowl of coarse Nile silt with vertical, straight sides; plain rim; flat base. Unevenly shaped and fired. Interior surface and exterior base blackened. Complete, except for rim chip.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition