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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: 23 x 38 cm (9 1/16 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2686

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large carinated bowl with somewhat flattened base, everted rim and tubular spout. Brownware; traces of white slip on surface. Broken, mended and partially restored with plaster.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000 X / Exp.Ph. B 8409 2/1 / 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