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Deep redware bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4240 A

Accession Number

13.5642

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: red
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: deep, straight-sided
Rim type: plain
Base:
Surface Condition: very worn at places
Vessel Condition: five total fragments, mostly incomplete; once repaired
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 4240A. 1913: 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