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Large jar with plaster seal

Ware type: drab ware Vessel type: shoulder jar Profile: tall; wide mouthed Rim type: rolled Base: pointed Surface Condition: white slip Vessel Condition: forty-six total fragments; incomplete Decoration: Other: one mud fragment and one brownware fragment of another vessel found with object;...

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Provenance

From Giza, G 5380 A, debris in chamber. 1912: 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

12-10-40

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels