Bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5080 C debris

Dimensions

Overall: 21.5 x 31 cm (8 7/16 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

33-1-59a.2

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type:
Vessel type: shoulder
Profile: convex
Rim type: rolled, flattened
Base: flattened
Surface Condition:
Vessel Condition: repaired; incomplete
Decoration:
Other: vessel originally had a spout

Provenance

From Giza, G5080C debris. 1933: 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