Base of a footed globular jar

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, S of pyr. IA

Accession Number

24.2619

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One piece of a bulbous bodied vessel preserving most of the small pedestal base.

Provenance

From Giza S of pyr. IA. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
From Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition