Redware slip bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7530-7540; G 7530

Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 23.5 cm (4 3/4 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1537

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: redware slip
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: concave
Rim type: inverted
Base: flat
Surface Condition: red slip, white deposits
Vessel Condition: rim chipped
Decoration:
Other: spout on side of bowl

Provenance

From Giza, G 7530-7540; G 7530. 1928: 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