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Fragments of a large brownware bowl

Ware type: brownware Vessel type: large bowl Profile: straight-sided with shoulder Rim type: inverted Base: flat Surface Condition: white slip inside and out; interior blackened; some erosion Vessel Condition: one fragment; repaired Decoration:

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000 X. 1925-6: 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

47.1727

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels