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Fragment of bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, MVT/ III/ 14

Dimensions

Height x width: 4.5 x 14.7 cm (1 3/4 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.1601

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Diorite; black specked on white ground; part of base only.

Provenance

From GIza, Menkaura Valley Temple, MVT/ III/ 14. 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