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Large pottery [round bottomed] bowl with lip [spout and two handles], [Type C LXI d]; RBrW (red brown ware); complete. Illustration: Yes. Illustration scale: 1:2


  • ID
  • Department
    Grand Egyptian Museum
  • Classification
  • Findspot
    G 7000 X, Hetepheres I, 627
  • Material
  • Dimensions
    Height: 14.6 cm Diameter: 41 cm; max: 43.8 cm Weight: 3466 g
  • Credit Line
    Grand Egyptian Museum
  • Journal d'Entree number
  • Cairo Special Register number
  • Hetepheres findspot number
  • Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts excavation number
  • Object Ownership Information
    In the collection of: Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM_6383, formerly EMC_JE_67703)
  • Period
    Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khufu
  • Notes
    A large portion of Special Register section 7 (volumes 13-16) was originally misnumbered, with the object numbers following in sequence from section 1 volume 4; these numbers have thus been given EMC_SR_1 prefixes, despite being recorded in section 7.

Tombs and Monuments 1

Unpublished Documents 2

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. 65, fig. 65.

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