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Squat shouldered jar

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Approximately half of a squat shouldered jar of smooth white limestone, broken in two pieces. Remains of black paint at rim.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

47.2029

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels