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Base fragment of jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2120 A pit debris

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 5 cm (2 3/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.1025

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: red brown
Vessel type:
Profile: slender
Rim type:
Base: flat, rounded at edges
Surface Condition: flaked
Vessel Condition: one fragment
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 2120 A pit debris . 1933: 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