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Bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Overall: 11 cm (4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1199

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type:
Vessel type: carinated bowl
Profile: convex
Rim type: plain
Base: flat
Surface Condition: two incised lines below rim
Vessel Condition: incomplete, two total fragments
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza. 1914: 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