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Carinated bowl

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Carinated bowl with round base and plain, vertical rim. Red-brownware with red polish; very fine ware with thin walls. Broken, repaired, and restored with plaster. Rim badly chipped; nearly complete.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4630 A shaft. G 14 Pot 6. 1914: 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, 2649–2100 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 16 cm (3 3/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1890

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels