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Carinated bowl

Ware type: red-brownware Vessel type: bowl Profile: carinated Rim type: everted Base: flat Surface Condition: red burnished; white deposits; surface eroded Vessel Condition: Decoration: Other: found in bag with 13-11-72, Eg.Inv.8205, Eg.Inv.8206

Provenance

From Giza, G 4240 A. 1913: 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 4, 2575–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

13.5645

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels