Large deep convex bowl

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1–3
3100–2630 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x diameter: 17.3 x 35.3 cm (6 13/16 x 13 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.1847

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

Said to be from Kom-el-Ahmar. 1903: purchased for the MFA from Mohamed Mohassib, Luxor, Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe for £14. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accessioned on: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund