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Bowl

Diorite; coarse-grained; black and gray; broken and mended; pieces missing from rim. From Zawiet-el-Aryan.

Provenance

From Egypt, Zawiyet el-Aryan. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. Findspot Information: From Zawiyet el-Aryan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Old Kingdom, Dynasty 3, 2649–2575 B.C.

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

11.2332

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels