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Fragment of bowl or cup

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In debris of St. G 7400

Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 0.4 x 6 cm (2 3/16 x 3/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1727

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

It consists of a fine bowl, black polished (BP) ware with a carved floral and linear decoration on a curved side.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, in debris of St. G 7400, 1927 : 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