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Footed bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, El-Kab

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 8 cm (1 15/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

97.1039

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small, footed bowl with flat base, flattened rim, and interior base depressed. Red-brownware. Rim slightly nicked; base rather uneven. Vessel unevenly formed and lists to one side.

Provenance

From Elkab. 1897, excavated by J. E. Quibell for the Egyptian Research Account , assigned to the Egyptian Research Account in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the ERA in response for contributions.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription