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Rim fragment of a tall ovoid jar

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The rim is rolled and everted. It is broken and mended. Only this rim fragment of the jar remains.

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3, 2649–2575 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 17.1 cm (6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.2540

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels