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Bowl with re-curved rim

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Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition March 2, 1911; awarded to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, 2548–2530 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

H. 7.8 cm, Diameter 14.7 cm

Accession Number

11.447

Medium or Technique

Stone, possibly diorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels