Red-polished bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2630–2524 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 4630 A

Dimensions

H. 9 cm, Diameter 16.4 cm

Accession Number

20.1891

Medium or Technique

Ceramic (Nile silt)

Out on Loan

On display at Houston Museum of Natural Science, TX, May 17, 2013 – June 30, 2018

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 4630 A. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt, January 1914.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition