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Large carinated bowl

Ware type: red burnished and polished Vessel type: bowl Profile: carinated Rim type: grooved, everted Base: Surface Condition: Vessel Condition: incomplete, has been repaired Decoration:

Provenance

From Giza, G5080C debris of pit. 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

Dimensions

Overall: 25 cm (9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

33-1-59f

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels