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Large carinated bowl with spout

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4240 A

Accession Number

13.5646

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: red-brownware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: carinated; large spout
Rim type: slightly rolled, everted
Base: missing
Surface Condition: red burnished; flaked
Vessel Condition: five total fragments
Decoration: found in bag with 13-11-71, Eg.Inv.8205, Eg.Inv.8206
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 4240 A. 1913: 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