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Miniature brownware jar

Ware type: brownware Vessel type: miniature shoulder jar Profile: Rim type: plain Base: flat Surface Condition: white deposits; eroded Vessel Condition: most of rim mising; nearly complete; upper body divided in horizontal band Decoration: Other: "G 1201/16" written on bessel

Provenance

From Giza, G 1201. 19?: 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

Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 9 cm (3 9/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1963

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels