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Small ovoid jar

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Small ovoid jar with plain rim, flat base. Red-brownware with pinkish-orange slip. Complete, good condition. Horizontal incised band about shoulder.

Provenance

From Giza, G 1201:15 1913-1914: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, early Dynasty 4,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 10 cm (4 1/8 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1909

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

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