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Spouted bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7330 A, debris of pit

Accession Number

34-6-17k

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: red-brownware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: convex; short, wide tubular spout
Rim type: incised
Base: missing
Surface Condition: red slip
Vessel Condition: seventeen total fragments; incomplete
Decoration:
Other: note on shelf indicates that the object is from the tomb of Hetepheres I (G 7000 X). Some fragments of vessel may be included with Eg.Inv.8367, with which this object was found.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7330 A, debris of pit. 1934: 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