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Spouted bowl

Period:
Old Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 5–6
Date:
ca. 2465–2150 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Red polished pottery
Dimensions:
H. 9.5 × Diam. 23 cm (3 3/4 × 9 1/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1928
Accession Number:
28.2.4
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 103
Purchased in Cairo from Nicolas Tano, 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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