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Deep bowl

Deep bowl with nearly vertical, straight sides, round base, and plain rim. Brownware, with black traces of residue on interior and exterior. Broken, mended, and restored in plaster; rim badly chipped.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000 X / Exp.Ph. B 8412 2/1 / BG. 451. 19?: 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, reign of Snefru to Khufu, 2575–2528 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

37.2692

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels