Old Kingdom, ca. 2686- 2134 BC - Egypt
|Historical Period:||Ancient Egyptian, Old Kingdom|
|Century/ Timeframe:||ca. 2686 - 2134 BC|
|Dimensions (in cm):||width: 4 1/2 inches (11.4 cm)|
|Condition:||Good Condition, There Are No Repairs Or Restoration|
Made from a cob mixture of Nile silt clay and straw, the rounded body on flat base. Thousands of similar bowls have been found at workers villages where workers would receive payment in the form of food rations.
Dimensions: Height: 1 1/2 inches (3.8 cm). Width: 4 1/2 inches (11.4 cm)
Condition: Intact and in excellent condition overall.
Provenance: Egypt Exploration Society excavation number: 624 Private NY Collection on loan to the Carlos Museum, Emory University -2015L1998.062.062
Material: Nile silt clay
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|Member since:||December 23, 2016|
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