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Fragments of a large bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5080 C, debris of pit

Accession Number

33.1058

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: red-brownware
Vessel type: large bowl
Profile: straight sided
Rim type: flattened, everted
Base: wide, flat
Surface Condition: traces of white slip; heavily pitted and eroded
Vessel Condition: four total fragments; about 30% complete
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 5080 C, debris of pit . 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