Large spouted bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4822 B

Dimensions

Overall: 30.5 x 20 cm (12 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1198

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Body type: bowl
Profile: spouted, carinated
Rim type: plain
Base: flat
Surface: red burnished
Condition: repaired, plus one fragment
Decoration: incised line under rim

Provenance

From Giza, G4822B. 1914: 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