Miniature concave bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, G 2370 A; Object Place: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 8.5 cm (2 3/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3394

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Miniature deep bowl with concave sides, plain rim, and flat base. Brownware with traces of white slip. Good condition.

Provenance

Giza, G 2370 A. 1912: 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