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Bowl with carinated rim

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The stone is gray and black speckled. The shape is convex. The base is rounded. It is complete.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag. S.F.120

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, 2960–2649 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 2.4 x 5.2 cm (15/16 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3728

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels