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Spouted bowl

Ware type: red burnished Vessel type: spouted bowl Profile: carinated Rim type: plain Base: flat Surface Condition: encrusted; worn Vessel Condition: mostly complete, in sixteen pieces; traces of glue on fragment margins Decoration: Other: found mixed with 33-4-8; some parts have black undersurface

Provenance

From Giza, G 2357 z. 1933: 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 6, 2323–2150 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

33.1138

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels