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Small vase/ R ware jar fragments

Globular, shoulder jar with flat base and everted rim; coarse surface; Brown ware, very friable; twenty-one pieces and small bag of flakes; once poorly repaired. From Zawiet-el-Aryan.


From Egypt, Zawiyet el-Aryan. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. Findspot Information: From Zawiyet el-Aryan. 1911: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

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Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2, 2750–2649 B.C.

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The Ancient World