Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Snefru to Khufu
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 X
Overall: 12.5 x 16.5 cm (4 15/16 x 6 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Globular, bag-shaped jar with round base and flattened, everted rim. Brownware, with traces of white slip. Surface heavily eroded. Broken and repaired; about 70% complete.
From Giza, G 7000 X. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition