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Bowl

Blue-gray diorite, fragment of very large bowl with thick, flaring sides.

Provenance

From Giza, debris of chapel G 2342 (= G 5502) e. 1933: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall Rim sherd: 11 x 8.9 x 5.3 x estimated diameter 65 cm (4 5/16 x 3 1/2 x 2 1/16 x 25 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.1136

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels