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Miniature bowl

Ware type: red-brown Vessel type: miniature Profile: straight-sided Rim type: plain Base: flat Surface Condition: white deposits Vessel Condition: about 90% complete, repaired Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 4340 A, debris in shaft. 1913: 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: 4 x 8 cm (1 9/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13-10-53nn

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels