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Spouted carinated bowl

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It has a red/orange polished slip. There are some small chips broken off the spout. It is complete.

Provenance

Giza. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, 2649–2100 B.C.

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Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 18.8 x 31.7 cm (7 3/8 x 12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

34.1473

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels