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2 sherds from a miniature jar

Two sherds from a miniature jar: shoulder only, no rim or base preserved. The vessel was manufactured using the wheel, as is common for this class of pottery. The jar is unslipped.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4240 A. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, 2575–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Too fragmentary to take any dimensions

Accession Number

13.5655

Medium or Technique

Pottery (Nile Silt)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels