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Brownware footed bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4240 A

Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 x 13.5 cm (2 9/16 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5652

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: brown
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: convex
Rim type: plain, squared
Base: concave foot
Surface Condition: traces of white slip; surface extremely worn
Vessel Condition: small chips at rim, foot
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 4240A. 1913: 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