Bowl with flaring sides
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Snefru to Khufu
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 X
Overall: 12 x 31 cm (4 3/4 x 12 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Large convex bowl with flaring sides, slightly rolled and everted rim, and narrow, flat base. Red-brownware with thick red slip. Surface eroded interior and exterior. Unevenly shaped. Broken, repaired, and restored with plaster. Five total fragments.
From Giza, G 7000 X / Exp.Ph. B 8411 (lower left) / BG. 452. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition