Footed bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, El-Kab

Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 7.5 cm (2 3/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.1038

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; white deposits on interior. “N” or “Z” marked in black on base. Good condition.

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