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Bowl with recurved rim

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Ware type: burnished redware Vessel type: bowl Profile: carinated Rim type: plain Base: rounded Surface Condition: slightly worn Vessel Condition: subtle white chips on base Decoration: incised band below the rim with three dots Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 2352 Z. 1912: 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 6, 2323–2150 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 23 cm (2 3/4 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

12-11-62

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels