Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, reign of Neferkara Pepy II
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb of Impy, G 2381 A
Overall: 35 x 44 cm (13 3/4 x 17 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Large, deep carinated bowl with rolled rim, flat base, and tubular spout. Redware with haematite wash; dull burnished. Inverted cone shape with spout with an approximate diameter of 1.0 inch just under rim. Base cracked.
From Giza, G 2381 A (tomb of Impy). 1912: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition