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Miniature bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple 50 (?)

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 12 cm (1 9/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

47.1925

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Body type: bowl
Profile: convex
Rim type: plain
Base: round
Condition: uneven; chipped rim

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple 50 (?). 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