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Large carinated bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Snefru to Khufu
2575–2528 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 X

Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 42 cm (8 11/16 x 16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2685

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large, carinated bowl with everted, slightly rolled rim; flat base and tubular spout. Brownware. Broken, repaired, and restored in plaster.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000 X / Exp.Ph. B 8410 2/2 / BG. 453. 1934: 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