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Large bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4–5
2575–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4720 A

Accession Number

14.1475

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: redware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: concave
Rim type: plain
Base: rounded
Surface Condition: black speckle, red polished
Vessel Condition: 14 fragments, restored but broken, incomplete, flaking, erosion on exterior and interior
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 4720A. 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