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Jar with pointed base

Ware type: white slip Vessel type: shoulder Profile: tall Rim type: rolled, everted Base: pointed Surface Condition: Vessel Condition: twelve total pieces; much restored Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G4733E. 1914: 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 5, 2465–2323 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

14.1253.1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels