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Redware bowl

Ware type: redware Vessel type: bowl Profile: convex Rim type: everted Base: flat Surface Condition: eroded; flaking; burnished Vessel Condition: eleven total fragments Decoration: Other: fragments of other vessels with spout

Provenance

From Giza, G 4140 A. 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

Accession Number

13.5632

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels