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Shoulder jar with pointed base

Ware type: redware Vessel type: shoulder jar Profile: tall Rim type: rolled Base: pointed Surface Condition: whitish-pink slip, unevenly fired Vessel Condition: three total fragments; repaired Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 7330 A pit debris. 1934: 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

34-6-17c

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels