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Small brown ware bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Giza, G 4720 A; Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 13 cm (2 3/8 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1919

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Spouted bowl. Brown ware. Partly decayed below, inside and out.
Ware: brown
Type: small bowl
Profile: convex
Rim: flattened
Base: flat
Surface: red slip, pinched spout
Condition: erosion on interior, exterior and base
Other: black smudge line on interior

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza; G 4720A. [Excav. date] March 1914. / G 14 Pot 12

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition