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Six baskets full of potsherds, of which following pieced together and mended, all incomplete: a) red polished [flat bottomed] bowl with recurved rim [and long tubular] spout, [Type D XXXVI]; nearly complete, very fragile. Illustration: Yes. Illustration scale: 1:2


  • ID
  • Department
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Classification
  • Findspot
    G 7330-7340: pit G 7330 A, debris of pit
  • Material
  • Dimensions
    Height: 15.6 cm Diameter: max: 33.2 cm; rim: 31.6 cm
  • Credit Line
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts excavation number
  • Object Ownership Information
    In the collection of: Egyptian Museum, Cairo (EMC_JE_67612)
  • Date of Register Entry
    06/24/1934, 06/25/1934, 06/28/1934
  • Object owned by
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Problems/Questions
    Problem: is this bowl actually owned by the Egyptian Museum, Cairo ?

Tombs and Monuments 1

Unpublished Documents 6

Full Bibliography

  • Reisner, George A., and William Stevenson Smith. The Tomb of Hetep-Heres the Mother of Cheops: a Study of Egyptian Civilization in the Old Kingdom. A History of the Giza Necropolis 2. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1955, p. 84, fig. 79.

Institutions 1