Large carinated bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple sub 302 #31

Dimensions

Overall: 20 x 34 cm (7 7/8 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1923

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Body type: bowl
Profile: carinated
Rim type: flattened
Base: round
Surface: traces of red burnish
Condition: perfect condition

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple sub 302 #31. 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