Large carinated bowl with spout

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 X

Dimensions

Overall: 25 x 38 cm (9 13/16 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2683

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large carinated bowl with flattened base, slightly rolled everted rim, and tubular spout. Brownware; black and white discolorations on interior and exterior. Broken, mended and partially restored in plaster.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000 X / Exp.Ph. B 8520 3/1 / BG. 453. 19?: 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