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Carinated squat shouldered bowl

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Provenance

Said to be from Sheikh Ali (Abadiya). 1904: purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group (04.1868-04.1873, 04.1875-04.1887) for £10. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1904)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, 2649–2134 B.C.

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2.1 x 2.3 cm (13/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

04.1880

Medium or Technique

Granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels