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Bowl

Coarse, light red clay.

Provenance

From Abydos, Osiris Temenos (M3). 1902: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund on November 17, 1902. (Accession Date: November 17, 1902)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1, 2960–2770 B.C.

Object Place

Abydos, Egypt

Accession Number

02.798

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels