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Fragments of two carinated bowls

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4630

Accession Number

14.964

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: red slipped and burnished
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: carinated
Rim type: everted
Base: round
Surface Condition: surfce of one vessel worn
Vessel Condition: two vessels, in thirty-seven total pieces; once mended
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G4630. 1914: 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