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Fragments of a large bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple sub 302 #34

Accession Number

47.1933

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Body type: slightly carniated bowl
Profile: straight-sided
Rim type: angled, everted
Base: 
Condition: some body cracking, 19 (nineteen) total fragments

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple sub 302 #34. 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