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Redware (P ware); straight sided bowl; flat base; plain, slightly inverted rim; thick, red slip on interior and exterior. Cracked, missing 2 (two) rim pieces.

Provenance

From Zawiyet el-Aryan, grave 103. 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: December 7, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2, 2750–2649 B.C.

Object Place

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 13.5 cm (3 3/8 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2925

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels