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Ware type: red-brownware Vessel type: miniature shoulder jar Profile: globular Rim type: plain Base: Surface Condition: wet smoothed Vessel Condition: base broken off and missing Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 7789 J, debris. 1928: 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, 2649–2100 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 5 cm (1 3/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

28-4-80d.4

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels