Redware bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2013

Dimensions

Overall: 8 x 40 cm (3 1/8 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.2757

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: redware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: convex
Rim type: plain
Base: slightly flat
Surface Condition: black speckle
Vessel Condition: very good
Decoration: two incised bands below rim
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 2013. 1937: 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