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Polished redware bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5020 Annex

Accession Number

35-8-18

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: polished redware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: carinated
Rim type: inverted
Base: round
Surface Condition: polished, erroded, white deposits
Vessel Condition: 4 fragments, 30% complete
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 5020 Annex. 1935: 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