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Miniature spouted bowl

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Ware type: brownware Vessel type: miniature bowl Profile: convex; small, pinched spout Rim type: flattened, everted Base: flat, wide Surface Condition: whitened interior; black speckled exterior Vessel Condition: complete; good condition Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 2416 D III, in wood coffin. 1936: 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, 2575–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 8.5 cm (1 9/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

36-7-31

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels