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Miniature spouted bowl

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Miniature convex bowl with inverted rim, pinched spout, and wide, flat base. Brownware; black speckeld surface. Perfect condition.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4520 b, chamber. G 14 Pot 11. 1914: 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 4–5, 2575–2323 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 8 cm (1 9/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1916

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels