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Fragment of large spouted bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 4240

Accession Number

13.5661

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment including the part of the rim and the spout of a large, spouted, convex bowl with rolled rim. Reddish brown ware with smoothed interior; coarse surface with white deposits. One framgent.

Provenance

From Giza mastaba G4240. 1913: 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