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Large deep bowl

Large deep bowl with carinated profile, rounded base and modeled rim with flat lip; red slipped interior and exterior. Previously mended, now in 10 fragments, broken but largely complete.

Provenance

From Giza G 4733 E. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter of rim 19 cm (7 1/2 in.); H. 13 cm

Accession Number

14.1249

Medium or Technique

Pottery (Nile Silt)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels