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Bowl fragments

Ware type: polished redware Vessel type: bowl Profile: convex Rim type: carinated Base: missing Surface Condition: polished red interior and exterior Vessel Condition: incomplete, in eight pieces; some pieces repaired Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 2357 Z debris. 1933: 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

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, 2323–2150 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

33.1142

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels