Miniature bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2420 S, chamber

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 6 cm (1 3/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

36-5-54e

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: red-brownware
Vessel type: miniature bowl
Profile: straight-sided
Rim type: plain
Base: flat
Surface Condition:
Vessel Condition: about half of rim badly chipped; incomplete
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 2420 S, chamber. 1936: 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