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Bowl fragments

Ware type: Vessel type: bowl Profile: convex Rim type: inverted Base: round Surface Condition: smoke smudged interior Vessel Condition: incomplete, in six fragments Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 2357 Z. 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

Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 19 cm (1 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

33.1147

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels