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Miniature bag-shaped jar

Miniature, globular bag-shaped jar with flattened, everted rim and round base. Brownware; surface black speckled. Rim badly chipped.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4540 A, chamber. G 14 Pot 13. 1913: 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

20.1931

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels