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Sherds from a Small collared jar (Slender shouldered jar)

Sherds from a small (reduced-scale) collared jar with collared rim: not reconstructed Approximately 50% of the rim remains. The jar was made entirely on the wheel and is unslipped. // 13.5600, 13.5667.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4340 A, debris in shaft. 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

Dimensions

Rim diameter: approx. 4.5 cm

Accession Number

13.5592

Medium or Technique

Pottery (Nile Silt)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels