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Small spouted bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Snefru to Khufu
2575–2528 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb of Hetepheres I, G 7000 X

Dimensions

Diameter: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.2701

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ceramic, flat-bottomed bowl with recurved rim and tubular spout, light brown ware, broken in two and mended.

Provenance

From Giza, Tomb of Hetepheres I, G 7000 X. 1936: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: August 1, 1937)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition