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Redware bowl

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2 (?)
2750–2649 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 110

Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 16.5 cm (4 1/8 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.2932

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red clay; red haematite wash; finely made; broken and mended; no pieces missing.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 110/1. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition