Large redware bowl
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 6044 B ?
Overall: 15.5 x 27.5 cm (6 1/8 x 10 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: redware
Vessel type: large bowl
Profile: straight-sided, shouldered
Rim type: plain, flattened
Surface Condition: possible traces of white slip; residue on interior; interior surface eroded
Vessel Condition: complete; good condition
Decoration: incised below rim
Other: “6044 B” and other illegible information written on side in red chalk
From Giza, G 6044 B ? 19?: 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