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Pottery round bottomed carinated bowl, [(Mycerinus) Type XXXIII]; orange burnish, X potmark below shoulder; complete (two small rim fragments broken off, but present).


  • ID
  • Department
    Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
  • Classification
  • Findspot
    Menkaure Valley Temple (MVT / I 302 sub-18/38)
  • Material
  • Dimensions
    Overall: 7 x 20 cm (2 3/4 x 7 7/8 in.)
  • Credit Line
    Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Object Ownership Information
  • Period
    Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
  • Notes
    This object was excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, but was not recorded in any object register book. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Tombs and Monuments 1

Full Bibliography

  • Reisner, George A. Mycerinus: The Temples of the Third Pyramid at Giza. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1931, p. 224, p. 225, fig. 74 no. 5, p. 267.

Photos 3