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Bowl

Period:
Old Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 3–4
Date:
ca. 2686–2494 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt; Said to be from Fayum Entrance Area, Meidum
Medium:
Red polished pottery
Dimensions:
Height: 9.2 x Diam: 21 cm (3 5/8 x 8 1/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1928
Accession Number:
28.2.8
Not on view
Purchased by the Museum from the Egyptian Government, 1927; acessioned, 1928.

Hayes, William C. 1953. Scepter of Egypt I: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part I: From the Earliest Times to the End of the Middle Kingdom. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 120.

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