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Coarse bowl

Small bowl of coarse Nile silt with vertical, straight sides; plain rim; flat base. Unevenly shaped and fired. Interior surface and exterior base blackened. Complete, except for rim chip.

Provenance

From Zawiyet el-Aryan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, 2649–2100 B.C.

Findspot

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Accession Number

11.2948

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels