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Fragments of large jar

Body type: ovoid Profile: globular Rim type: rolled, everted Base: round Surface: red burnished Condition: in many fragments

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple III-2-63. 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

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

47.1938

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels