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Fragments of a carinated bowl

Ware type: red burnished Vessel type: bowl Profile: carinated Rim type: plain Base: Surface Condition: encrusted Vessel Condition: twelve pieces Decoration: Other: vessel fragments were found mixed with 33-4-11 and Eg.Inv.8090

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

Accession Number

33.1149

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels