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Globular shouldered jar on a stand

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The jar and the stand are one piece.The base of the stand is flat, and the rim is rolled and everted.There is a molded band around the base of the jar and the top of the stand.The interior is gouged out.The surface is worn.It is complete.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1913: 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: Giza G 2353 B.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, 2649–2134 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 24 cm (9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3103

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels