Deep bowl

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2
2750–2649 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 103

Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 13.5 cm (3 3/8 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2925

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Redware (P ware); straight sided bowl; flat base; plain, slightly inverted rim; thick, red slip on interior and exterior. Cracked, missing 2 (two) rim pieces.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 103. 1910-11: 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.
(Accession date: December 7, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition