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Large, polished redware bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7330 A, debris of pit

Accession Number

34-6-17n

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: redware
Vessel type: large bowl
Profile: bent sided
Rim type: plain
Base: round
Surface Condition: polished; worn
Vessel Condition: eighteen total fragments; broken and repaired
Decoration:
Other: may contain some body fragments of 34-6-17L, with which it was found

Provenance

From Giza, G 7330 A, debris of pit. 1934: 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