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Carinated bowl

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Carinated bowl with everted rim and round base. Redware with red slip and burnish. Broken and repaired. Complete, except for three small rim chips.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4630A (Medunefer) shaft G 14 Pot 6. 1914: 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 5, 2465–2323 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 8 x 24.9 cm (3 1/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1893

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels