Large flaring bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 X

Dimensions

Overall: 13 x 28 cm (5 1/8 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

37.2694

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large, deep bowl with flaring, straight sides, flat base and plain rim. Red-brownware; exterior and base heavily eroded. Broken, mended and little restoration in plaster.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000 X / Exp.Ph. B 8412 4/3 / BG. 451. 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