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Concave cylindrical bowl

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The stone is coarse-grained and red-veined. The base is flat, and the rim is rolled and everted. It is broken and mended. Fragments are missing.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave 99. 1910-11:excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (accession date: October 19, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.4 x 8 cm (2 1/2 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.2356

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels