Base sherd from a miniature jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4340 A, debris in shaft
Base diameter: 3.5 cm
Medium or Technique
Pottery (Nile Silt)
Not On View
Flat base from a miniature jar, made on the wheel and unslipped. Profile preserved to the point of the body’s maximum diameter.
From Giza, G 4340 A, debris in shaft. 1913: 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