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Miniature neckless shoulder jar

Miniature, globular neckless shouldered jar with flat base and collared rim: complete. The entire vessel was manufactured using the wheel, as is common for this class of pottery. // 13-12-22c.1


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.


Giza, Egypt

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Pottery (Nile Silt)


The Ancient World