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Redware bowl

Ware type: redware Vessel type: bowl Profile: convex Rim type: slightly rolled Base: rounded Surface Condition: black-smudged; interior dark Vessel Condition: restored Decoration: Other: tag found with object notes, "Pl31 B8360, out og BG 443"

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

Accession Number

34-10-6

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels