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Artifact Identification Bowl   (1911.02.0009)
  1. Materials T&E
  2. :
  3. Food Service T&E
  4. :
  5. Eating Vessels
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Predynastic
Culture Egyptian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Diameter) 15.9 cm
Dimension 2 (Height) 5.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Diameter) 4.7 cm
Weight 356 g
Measuring Remarks The first measurement is the width of the body (here also the width of the mouth). Second measurement is the height. Third is the width of the base.
Materials Ceramic--Earthenware
Manufacturing Processes Handbuilding?, Firing
Munsell Color Information Grayish Reddish Brown (2.5YR 5/6)

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

James, T.G.H. Excavating in Egypt: The Egypt Exploration Society 1882-1982. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1982. Petrie, W. M. Flinders. Corpus of Prehistoric Pottery and Palettes. British School of Egyptian Archaeology, 1921. Petrie, W. M. Flinders. Corpus of Proto-Dynastic Pottery. British School of Egyptian Archaeology, 1953. Divisions for region taken from: Baines & Málek. Atlas of Ancient Egypt. Oxford: Phaidon, 1980.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Egypt Exploration Society
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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