Bowl

Byzantine (Coptic) Period
about A.D. 500–599


Object Place: Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 11 x 22.5 cm (4 5/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1673

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Reddish gray clay, polished a neutral orange; with low foot; discolored and chipped in a few places. Three incised lines, painted black, on outside below rim; underneath decoraton in black: [=unable to enter mark=].

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sarras; north-west of Fort (see Diary: March 8, 1931) / Exp.Ph. C 12837 / C 12838
Harvard University - Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; March, 1931. Brought from Harvard Camp in 1947.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition