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Redware carinated bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2300 A - G 5190 A

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 22 cm (2 3/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

12-10-13

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: slipped and burnished redware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: carinated
Rim type: everted
Base: round
Surface Condition: dull interior
Vessel Condition: two total fragments; about 70% complete
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 2300 A - G 5190 A. 1912: 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