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Fragment of bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, A.B. 7

Dimensions

Height x width: 58.0 x 18.1 cm (22 13/16 x 7 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.1542

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Alabaster; fine-grained; wavy-lined; broken and mended; one half missing.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, A.B. 7. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition