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Jar stand

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Tubular jar stand with each rim collared. Dark brownware; heavily discolored; some white deposits. Complete, except for slight rim chipping. "PIT NO 10" written on interior.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000 X / Exp.Ph. B 8841 (2nd row, right, center). 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, reign of Snefru to Khufu, 2575–2528 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 8.5 cm (3 3/4 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.2737

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels