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Redware bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2357 Z

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 18 cm (1 15/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.1146

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: redware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: convex
Rim type: carinated
Base: round
Surface Condition:
Vessel Condition: incomplete, in six fragments
Decoration:
Other: fragments may not all be from same vessel

Provenance

From Giza, G 2357 Z. 1933: 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