Miniature spouted bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4–5
2575–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4520 b, chamber

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 8 cm (1 9/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1916

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Miniature convex bowl with inverted rim, pinched spout, and wide, flat base. Brownware; black speckeld surface. Perfect condition.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4520 b, chamber. G 14 Pot 11. 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