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Red-brownware bowl

Ware type: red-brown Vessel type: bowl Profile: concave Rim type: plain Base: rounded Surface Condition: polished, erroded Vessel Condition: 16 pieces Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 5020 Annex. 1935: 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 4–5, 2575–2323 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

35-8-24

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels