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Miniature deep bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7789 J, debris

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 7 cm (1 3/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

28-4-80e

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: red-brownware
Vessel type: miniature, deep bowl
Profile: concave
Rim type: plain
Base: flat
Surface Condition: incised band on interior at midpoint; interior lightly blackened
Vessel Condition: slight rim chip, otherwise good condition
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 7789 J, debris. 1928: 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