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Large redware jar fragment

One large fragment of a large redware shoulder jar with a wide mouth and rolled rim. Heavily repaired with fragments missing. White slip on exterior.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000 X. 1925-6: 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, reign of Snefru to Khufu, 2575–2528 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

47.1724

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels