User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Redware bowl

Red clay; red haematite wash; finely made; broken and mended; no pieces missing. From Zawiet-el-Aryan.

Provenance

From Zawiyet el-Aryan, Z/110/1. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2 (?), 2750–2649 B.C.

Object Place

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Accession Number

11.2932

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels