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Footed bowl

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Brownware; convex bowl; inverted rim; concave foot with rolled rim; traces of white slip on exterior and rim; interior darkened; chips missing from rim, foot; repaired, about 90% complete.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4340 A, debris in shaft. G 14, Pot 10. 1913: 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, Dynasty 4, 2575–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 14 cm (4 1/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20.1910

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels