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Shallow brownware bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5020 Annex

Dimensions

Overall: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

35-8-23

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: brownware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: concave
Rim type: flattened, inverted
Base: rounded
Surface Condition: white slip?
Vessel Condition: 5 fragments, ~60% complete
Decoration:
Other: MFA 337, BG 440, Imp1937

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