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Miniature bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4530 A, shaft and chamber

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 8.5 cm (1 3/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1021

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: brownware
Vessel type: miniature bowl
Profile: straight sided
Rim type: plain
Base: flat
Surface Condition: interior wet smoothed
Vessel Condition: small nick in rim, otherwise good condition
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 4530 A, shaft and chamber. 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