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Bowl with straight sides which bend at round base; plain rim, pinched in two places to form pouring lip. Self slipped brownware with traces of red on interior. Surface much worn. Broken in two pieces and repaired. Complete.

Provenance

From Giza. G 14 Pot 14. 19?: 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, 2649–2100 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 20.5 cm (2 3/4 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1940

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels