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Miniature bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 11.5 cm (1 9/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

47.1924

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Body type: bowl
Profile: convex
Rim type: plain
Base: thick, flattened
Condition: complete

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. 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