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Large deep convex bowl

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Provenance

Said to be from Kom-el-Ahmar. 1903: purchased for the MFA from Mohamed Mohassib, Luxor, Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe for £14. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accessioned on: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1–3, 3100–2630 B.C.

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 17.3 x 35.3 cm (6 13/16 x 13 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.1847

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels