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Spouted bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4720A

Accession Number

14.1471

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type:
Vessel type: large bowl with spout
Profile: convex
Rim type: everted, rolled
Base: flat
Surface Condition: blackened interior and exterior; several bullseyes
Vessel Condition: eighteen pieces; incomplete
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G4720A. 1914: 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