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Fragments of bowls or basins

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Accession Number

33-1-59a

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Body type: bowl
Profile: spouted
Rim type: rolled, everted
Base: round
Surface: redware; fabric very flaky
Condition: incomplete, in many fragments
Tag found with object says, “PL 29B8714 lower right, out of BG 439.”

Provenance

From Giza. 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