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Accession_Number E.62.37
adlib_title Egyptian bowl
Shape Bowl
Shape_description
Material Terracotta
Fabric Egyptian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration Wide mouth, no neck tapering to a very slightly flat base. Very shallow rivets form concentric around the bowl, almost as if the potter has lightly brushed around the pot with his fingers during its creation. The surface is course and it is dark red in colour.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact and complete. There are several small chips around the rim. There appear to be several water marks on the inside of the bowl. The base and some parts of the body are covered in an encrusted light brown deposit.
Technique/Style
Provenance Dendereh
Period Middle Kingdom: 12 dynasty
Date 1991-1786
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2002.98.0085.jpg
2002.98.0085.jpg
Side view of Egyptian bowl
2002.98.0086.jpg
2002.98.0086.jpg
Above view of inside on Egyptian Bowl
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 7.7
Diameters 13.5
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location 3.2.3
Edited_by Leigh; Jasmin Payne
Date_edited 30.08.2002; 04.09.2018
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