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Fragments of footed bowl

Ware type: red-brown ware Vessel type: bowl Profile: convex Rim type: inverted Base: concave foot Surface Condition: traces of white slip Vessel Condition: one large fragment repaired from three pieces, two total fragments; chipped Decoration: Other: three fragments of 13-10-50 (out of four...

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From Giza, G 4340 A, debris in shaft. 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.

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Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, 2575–2465 B.C.


Giza, Egypt

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The Ancient World