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Base of jar

Pointed base fragment of red-brownware jar; surface red burnished with black specks. Repaired; only base of vessel remains.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2120 A, debris of pit itself. 1933: 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

Accession Number

33.1031

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels