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Combed ware storage jar

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Combed ware storage jar with two vertical handles (one now partly missing) flat base and external rim; brown ware with traces of plaster on the surface. Broken, mended, some parts of the body are missing. Vessel plus one fragment that has broken off.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza, G 5020 Annex, Pit / Exp.Ph. B 8594 (right) / BG 437

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Near Eastern, Syrian, 2465–2323 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 40 x 25 cm (15 3/4 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2729

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels