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Large redware bowl

Ware type: redware Vessel type: large bowl Profile: straight-sided; shouldered Rim type: flattened Base: rounded Surface Condition: black speckled; interior blackened; reddish-orange slip Vessel Condition: nine total fragments; repaired; about 80% complete Decoration: Other: tag found with object notes,...

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Provenance

From Giza, debris of pit G 1223 X annex. 1934: 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, 2575–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 16 x 28.5 cm (6 5/16 x 11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

34-10-8

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels