About this object

Pottery bowl of coarse red fabric. Marked 102 (?).

Doesn't correspond with the donor's record card (Royal Scottish Museum) which has 1904.63.2 as a "Jar, red pottery, oviform (577). Height 8 inches. Diameter 6 inches.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Container
  • Culture
    First Intermediate Period; Middle Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Beni Hasan
  • Date made
    2181 BC - 1976 BC about
  • Materials
    Pottery
  • Location
    World Museum, Level 3, Ancient Egypt Gallery
  • Acquisition
    Gift of Royal Scottish Museum, Edinburgh, 1947
  • Collector
    Liverpool University Institute of Archaeology
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Beni Hasan
  • Date collected
    1904
  • Measurements
    72 mm x 200 mm x 200 mm
  • Related people
    Liverpool University Institute of Archaeology (Collector, previous owner); Royal Scottish Museum (Previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

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