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Deep bowl

Period:
Predynastic Period
Date:
ca. 3850–2960 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Gneiss
Dimensions:
Ht. 8.6 x Diam. 20.3 cm (3 3/8 x 8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1910
Accession Number:
10.176.145
Not on view
Purchased by the Museum from Mohammed Mohassib, Luxor, 1910.

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. 41.

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