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Fragments of a bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5020 annex

Accession Number

35-8-9b

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: red-brownware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: convex
Rim type: plain
Base: missing
Surface Condition: red burnished; black speckled
Vessel Condition: twenty-three total fragments
Decoration:
Other: some fragments may belong to 35-8-9a

Provenance

From Giza, G 5020 annex. 1935: 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