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Spout of large bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4340 A

Accession Number

13.5820.1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: red-brown ware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: thick-walled
Rim type: slightly rolled
Base:
Surface Condition: black speckled; eroded
Vessel Condition: one fragment; repaired
Decoration:
Other: spout of bowl

Provenance

From Giza, G 4340 A. 1913: 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