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Bowl with grooved rim

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple I-30 A

Dimensions

Overall: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1926

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Body type: bowl
Profile: straight-sided
Rim type: grooved
Base: round
Surface: red burnished
Condition: five total fragments

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple I-30a. 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