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Model bowl

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Copper model bowl. It is a straight sided bowl with a flat base. There is no rim. The surface is worn and deteriorated.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2381 A (tomb of Impy). 1912: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, reign of Neferkara Pepy II, 2246–2152 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2.9 x 6.8 cm (1 1/8 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.2965

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models