Miniature bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4640 A, chamber

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 8.5 cm (1 3/8 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5825.1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: brownware
Vessel type: deep bowl
Profile: straight sided
Rim type: plain
Base: flat
Surface Condition: faint white slip
Vessel Condition: rim slightly chipped, otherwise good
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 4640 A, chamber. 19: 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