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Large carinated bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5080 C debris of pit

Dimensions

Overall: 25 cm (9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

33-1-59f

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: red burnished and polished
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: carinated
Rim type: grooved, everted
Base:
Surface Condition:
Vessel Condition: incomplete, has been repaired
 Decoration:

Provenance

From Giza, G5080C debris of pit. 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