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Jar with pointed base

Ware type: red-brownware Vessel type: ovoid jar Profile: tall Rim type: missing Base: pointed Surface Condition: pink slip; surface eroded Vessel Condition: nine total fragments; about 60% complete; broken and repaired Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 4630 A, shaft. 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 4, 2575–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

14.973

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels