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Diorite bowl


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Title/s

Diorite bowl

Category

vessel

Name

bowl
stone vessel

Description

bowl, with interior rim, inscribed inside with name of Snoferu. This name of King Snofru has been later erased.

Field Collection

Egypt

Dimensions

diameter 20.1 cm
height 8.75 cm

Period

Early Dynastic Period

Date

2639 B.C. — 2504 B.C.

Provenance

bequeathed: Greg, Sir Robert 1954 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. (1955) [Unknown: ILN 2 April 1955] (1955)
    Source title: Illustrated London News (2 April
    [comments: p.607]

Material/s

diorite

Accession Number

E.140.1954 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 62192; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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