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Fragments of funnel-shaped object

Ware type: Body type: funnel-shaped Profile: Rim type: wavy, pinched Base: none Surface: unglazed, unpolished Condition: in 21 (twenty-one) fragments Decoration: Funnel-shaped object with wavy, pinched rim. No base--resembles a narrow jar mouth.

Provenance

From. 19: 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, 2649–2100 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Accession Number

47.2140

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels