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Bowl with recurved rim

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Diorite; white; greenish-grayand black; no foot; broken and mended; pieces missing.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, 2625–2500 B.C.

Object Place

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7.5 x 12 cm (2 15/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.444

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels