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Sherds from a jar

Two body sherds from a jar: not reconstructed, no rim or base preserved. The jar was wheelmade and its exterior covered with a white slip.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4220 A. 1914: 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

Too fragmentary to take dimensions

Accession Number

14.1664

Medium or Technique

Pottery (Nile Silt)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels