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Fragments of a deep bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2357 X

Accession Number

33.1153

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: possible white slip
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: straight sided
Rim type: rolled, slightly everted
Base:
Surface Condition: encrusted
Vessel Condition: 40% complete; four total pieces, one piece missing; traces of glue on margins of fitting fragments
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G2357X. 1933: 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