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Spouted jar

Body type: bi-conical Profile: squat Rim type: plain Base: wide, flat Surface: Condition: chip missing from the body; otherwise complete.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, sub 38 (?). 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, 2649–2100 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 10 cm (2 3/4 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.2103

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels