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Fragments of large bowl

Body type: bowl Profile: concave Rim type: plain, everted Base: wide, flat Surface: red slip with horizontal burnishing marks on the interior Condition: in 14 (fourteen) total fragments

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple 87 (?). 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, 2649–2100 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 11 cm (4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1935

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels